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Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Egypt in the News on 20 May 2020

It’s a quiet morning for Egypt in the international press.

  • Egypt’s football league suspension squeezes small-time players’ pockets: The Associated Press profiles a professional football player from the Beni Suef Football Club who is now working as a street vendor to support his family while the league is suspended.
  • An under-construction Giza bridge leaving a hair's breadth between it and the surrounding buildings is on Reuters’ radar after an uproar among area residents. The flyover is currently being investigated by a parliamentary committee.

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