Egypt in the News on 13 July 2021
GERD is the biggest story on a slow morning in the foreign press as far as Egypt’s concerned. We have more on this in this morning’s Diplomacy section.
- Human rights: US officials appear to have agreed with Egyptian authorities in 2015 to jail activist Mohamed Soltan after his release by Egypt, according to a leaked document seen by Politico.
- Culture: Xinhua looks at the ongoing Cairo International Book Fair, which is seeing high turnout despite covid-19 precautions.