"Egyptian talk show host Tawfiq Okasha will face trial on 1 September on charges of calling for the murder of President Mohamed Morsi, the official MENA news agency reported on Thursday.
The editor of the small independent newspaper Al-Dustour, Islam Afifi, will also face trial on 23 August on charges of spreading false news and inciting disorder." Al- Ahram
(irony alert) What can you say? They must be guilty. It's a bit like the girlie band in Russia. Maybe this will teach people a lesson. pl
"With an Islamist prime minister, whose cabinet would be freed from SCAF supported ministers, either in the next two weeks, some sources argue, or after parliamentary elections, and with an Islamist head of the military, an Islamist vice president and an Islamist parliament, along with the predominantly Islamist drafting body for the constitution, the Islamist current, and president, is fully in control." Al-Ahram
(irony alert) There might be a new editorial staff at Al-Ahram soon. They should stop "bitching." The people voted and this is what they wanted, most of them. pl