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From The42 Mohamed Salah wins African Footballer of the Year Mo Salah Mo Awards

Mohamed Salah wins African Footballer of the Year

Sadio Mané and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang finished second and third respectively.

From TheJournal.ie Gunman kills nine in attack on Egyptian church Cairo

Gunman kills nine in attack on Egyptian church

The jihadist had been armed with an assault rifle, 150 rounds of ammunition and a bomb.

From TheJournal.ie British woman sentenced to three years for smuggling 290 Tramadol tablets into Egypt Painkillers

British woman sentenced to three years for smuggling 290 Tramadol tablets into Egypt

Laura Plummer says she was bringing painkillers for her boyfriend.

From TheJournal.ie Egyptian singer sentenced to two years in prison for 'inciting debauchery' in music video Shyma

Egyptian singer sentenced to two years in prison for 'inciting debauchery' in music video

“Singer Shyma presents a lesson in depravity to youths,” a local newspaper said.

From The42 World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off Eastern Promise

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off

The Iberian derby between Spain and Portugal is the pick of the World Cup 2018 group stage draw, with Germany starting against Mexico.

From The42 Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia Road To Russia

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia

Vladimir Putin addressed the audience before Gary Lineker hosted the draw in Moscow.

From The42 Frank Lampard gives credit to Liverpool’s Salah for leaving Chelsea Hard Work

Frank Lampard gives credit to Liverpool’s Salah for leaving Chelsea

The Egypt international has scored 15 goals for the Reds this campaign across all competitions after enduring a difficult spell with the Blues.

From TheJournal.ie Sufi muslims in Egypt to defiantly mark prophet's birthday despite mosque massacre WORSHIP This post contains videos

Sufi muslims in Egypt to defiantly mark prophet's birthday despite mosque massacre

It’s widely belived the sect was targeted in the brutal attack that killed 305 peoplee.

From TheJournal.ie 'We will respond with brutal force': Death toll of horrific Egypt mosque attack rises to 305 Egypt

'We will respond with brutal force': Death toll of horrific Egypt mosque attack rises to 305

235 people were killed and 109 were wounded in the attack.

From TheJournal.ie At least 235 dead in horror mosque bombing as leaders condemn 'barbaric attack' Egypt

At least 235 dead in horror mosque bombing as leaders condemn 'barbaric attack'

The attack took place during weekly prayers at a mosque in Egypt, police officials said.

From TheJournal.ie Scientists discover secret chamber the size of a passenger plane inside Great Pyramid Egypt

Scientists discover secret chamber the size of a passenger plane inside Great Pyramid

The void is completely closed, which means anything inside would not have been touched for 4,500 years.

From TheJournal.ie Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate has been advising him on his new life Peter Greste

Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate has been advising him on his new life

Ibrahim Halawa arrived back in Dublin yesterday to a media-heavy welcome.

From TheJournal.ie A media scrum and fish and chips: Ibrahim Halawa is finally home Terminal One - Arrivals

A media scrum and fish and chips: Ibrahim Halawa is finally home

Ibrahim Halawa isn’t “going away quietly” – and his arrival at Dublin Airport today proves it.

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm very happy, it's great': Ibrahim Halawa has arrived home to Dublin Back Home

'I'm very happy, it's great': Ibrahim Halawa has arrived home to Dublin

The Dubliner has been speaking to the media at Terminal 1.

From TheJournal.ie Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars' Coming Home

Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars'

The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.

From TheJournal.ie 'The nightmare is over': Ibrahim Halawa has been released from prison in Egypt Homeward Bound

'The nightmare is over': Ibrahim Halawa has been released from prison in Egypt

The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach says no date confirmed for Ibrahim Halawa's return to Ireland Homeward Bound

Taoiseach says no date confirmed for Ibrahim Halawa's return to Ireland

The family of Halawa said they want arrangements for his return to be kept Friday.

From TheJournal.ie Coveney 'very hopeful' Ibrahim Halawa could be home later this week Homecoming

Coveney 'very hopeful' Ibrahim Halawa could be home later this week

Coveney hopes Halawa will be released from prison later today.

From TheJournal.ie Government considering sending its private jet to bring Ibrahim Halawa home Homeward Bound

Government considering sending its private jet to bring Ibrahim Halawa home

Ibrahim Halawa was acquitted by a court in Egypt yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie 'You can disagree with those views but he wasn't guilty of terrorism': Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate Innocent

'You can disagree with those views but he wasn't guilty of terrorism': Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate

Peter Greste – who spent over a year in an Egyptian prison with Halawa – said that it was “wonderful” that he had been released.

From TheJournal.ie 'The family that never gave up': How Ibrahim Halawa's sisters kept his case alive Home At Last
From TheJournal.ie Hopes for verdict as Halawa back in court again today END IN SIGHT

Hopes for verdict as Halawa back in court again today

Halawa’s verdict was due on 28 August, however, it was adjourned until today.

From TheJournal.ie Ibrahim Halawa's family wants the government to sue Egyptian authorities if trial is delayed again Legal Action

Ibrahim Halawa's family wants the government to sue Egyptian authorities if trial is delayed again

Ibrahim’s sister Somaia Halawa said she welcomed the steps taken by Leo Varadkar’s government to secure his release.

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar speaks for 25 minutes with Egyptian president regarding Ibrahim Halawa Egypt

Leo Varadkar speaks for 25 minutes with Egyptian president regarding Ibrahim Halawa

The 21-year-old Irish citizen has been in jail in Egypt for over four years.

From TheJournal.ie Irish government offers support to family of Irish woman in Egypt suicide pact Egypt

Irish government offers support to family of Irish woman in Egypt suicide pact

The couple died by drowning at a villa in the Hurghada area.

From TheJournal.ie 'These are mere stories': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa was tortured in prison Anniversary

'These are mere stories': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa was tortured in prison

Halawa (21) was arrested during a demonstration in 2014 in support of Mohamed Morsi who had been ousted from power in a military coup.

From TheJournal.ie At least 36 dead as two trains crash head-on in Egypt Alexandria

At least 36 dead as two trains crash head-on in Egypt

The country has a poor record of rail safety.

From TheJournal.ie Almost four years after arrest, Halawa's lawyers have been able to defend him in court Egypt

Almost four years after arrest, Halawa's lawyers have been able to defend him in court

The 21-year-old Irishman has been held in Cairo for almost four years.

From TheJournal.ie Prosecution 'closes case' in trial of Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt Cairo

Prosecution 'closes case' in trial of Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt

The 21-year-old Irishman has been held in Cairo for almost four years.

From TheJournal.ie 'A hero until the end' - Tributes paid to renowned Irish diver who died while helping another diver Stephen Keenan This post contains videos

'A hero until the end' - Tributes paid to renowned Irish diver who died while helping another diver

Stephen Keenan owned a freediving school in Egypt.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman dies off the coast of Egypt Dahab

Irishman dies off the coast of Egypt

The man reportedly died in the tourist region of Dahab.

From TheJournal.ie 'Heading towards a conclusion': Trial of Ibrahim Halawa coming to a close Cairo

'Heading towards a conclusion': Trial of Ibrahim Halawa coming to a close

The next hearing will be on 25 July.

From TheJournal.ie Halawa trial adjourned for 26th time, but Coveney happy at 'progress' Adjourned

Halawa trial adjourned for 26th time, but Coveney happy at 'progress'

Defence lawyers asked for more time and an opportunity to challenge video evidence.

From TheJournal.ie Ibrahim Halawa's trial suspended for 25th time - but could the next hearing be the last? Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa's trial suspended for 25th time - but could the next hearing be the last?

Halawa has been imprisoned in the Egyptian capital for 1,418 days – nearly four years.

From The42 Done deal: Liverpool sign former Chelsea winger Salah for €39m Splashing The Cash

Done deal: Liverpool sign former Chelsea winger Salah for €39m

The Egypt international has signed a five-year contract.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach urged to seek EU support to put more pressure on Egypt to release Ibrahim Halawa Freedom

Taoiseach urged to seek EU support to put more pressure on Egypt to release Ibrahim Halawa

Leo Varadkar is attending a EU Council meeting over the next two days.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar willing to consider 'different approach' to secure Ibrahim Halawa's freedom Egypt

Varadkar willing to consider 'different approach' to secure Ibrahim Halawa's freedom

Halawa has spent almost four years in jail without trial.

From TheJournal.ie Arab nations cut ties with Qatar due to 'terrorist links' Bridge The Gulf

Arab nations cut ties with Qatar due to 'terrorist links'

Airlines Emirates, Etihad, flydubai and Air Arabia will cancel flights to and from Qatar from tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie More than 20 Egyptian Christians killed by gunmen on bus in Cairo Terror

More than 20 Egyptian Christians killed by gunmen on bus in Cairo

The attack came after church bombings in December and April that killed dozens of Coptic Christians.