Latest in Tag: state security Highlight

Latest in Tag: state security

Former head of judges’ club forced into retirement

The Supreme Judicial Council‚Äôs disciplinary board issued a final decision on Monday to force prominent reformist judge and former head of the Judges‚Äô Club Zakaria Abdul Aziz into retirement for his involvement in storming a State Security office in 2011. The board rejected an appeal filed by Abdul Aziz after a first degree disciplinary board …

Daily News Egypt

Egypt hurt by being completely security-driven

By Mohammed Nosseir Security is the name of the game in Egypt! All of the country‚Äôs key entities – government organisations, private sector corporations, universities, NGOs, sports clubs or even social caf√©s are influenced and driven by the state‚Äôs security mindset. Security entities are by far the most powerful organisations in Egypt, making the Minister …

Daily News Egypt

Detained American journalist released

An American translator detained in Cairo since last Wednesday was released from police custody on Sunday afternoon, while his roommate filmmaker Hossam Meneai was ordered to be held an additional 15 days pending investigation. Meneai, 36, a native of El-Arish in North Sinai, is being investigated on charges of spreading false news and disrupting public …

Aaron T. Rose