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Sunday, 6 January 2019

Sherine could face charges for insulting Egypt, again

Pop singer Sherine Abdel Wahab could face another round of questioning from authorities over comments she made that could be considered “offensive to Egypt”, Ahram Online reports. Samir Sabry, a lawyer who’s known for going after high profile figures, has filed a lawsuit against Abdel Wahab who was heard mumbling “it's such a waste that I live in Egypt” during a concert on new year’s eve. The singer was sentenced to six months in jail last year for a joke in 2017 about falling ill from drinking Nile water, but she won an appeal against the ruling.

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