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November 23, 2008

Egypt: Shaaban Sings for Obama

Shaaban Abdel Rehim, the illiterate Egyptian singer whose songs are mainly about political and social issues, has released a new song about the new American President-Elect Barack Obama. Tarek Amr looks at the blogosphere's reactions to Abdel Rehim's newest hit.

March 31, 2008

Egypt: American Navy's Friendly Fire

Aggregated from: Global Voices Online » U.S.A.

It seems that no one is nowadays safe from the American Navy's fire, even if they are not in Iraq or Afghanistan, lament Egyptian bloggers. The Global Patriot, which was under short-term charter to the Navy's Military Sealift Command, entered the Suez Canal from the Red Sea after dark on Mo...