Posts Tagged: sinai

Big Brother Headlines

Whether it’s owned by the state, or “independent” businessmen, Egypt’s front page headlines are all coined identically by the army’s Department of Morale Affairs.

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‘War on infidels’

It was a pile of trash already, but it’s even getting worse since Yasser Rizk became the CEO of Al-Akbar, Egypt’s second largest state-owned newspaper. Just to give you a sample, above is Al-Akhbar’s front page on 28 March, breaking the news about the Egyptian army’s heroic efforts to “abort a terror strike” on a

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Arish nurses protest to improve working conditions

Local nurses in Al-Arish Hospital are protesting over allowances, reports Sinai-based journalist Mona El-Zamlout. احتجاج طاقم التمريض بمستشفي العريش العام للمطالبه بصرف حافز المناطق النائية أسوة بالمغتربين #سيناء_خارج_التغطية — Mona El-Zamlout (@MonaZamlout) April 1, 2015

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