16 January 2018
Lawyer and revolutionary socialist Mahienour el-Massry and trade unionist Moatasem Medhat have been acquitted on appeal by a court in Alexandria, Egypt.
03 January 2018
Campaigning lawyer Mahienour el-Massry and leading trade unionist Moatasem Medhat have been jailed for two years by an Egyptian court.
27 November 2017
Egypt’s dictator General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi promised to respond with “brute force” after an appalling terror attack on a mosque
21 November 2017
Egyptian human rights lawyer and socialist Mahienour el-Massry has been jailed again alongside co-defendant Moatasem Medhat.
10 October 2017
Trump is ratcheting up tensions against Iran
19 September 2017
Eight workers have been targeted after the recent sit-in and strike
29 August 2017
The Mahalla textile strike shows the potential for Egyptian workers to fight in the face of repression, writes Tom Kay