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Mohamed Abd El-Ghany

Egyptians crowd livestock market ahead of Eid holiday despite coronavirus

23 Jul 2020

CAIRO Thousands of Egyptians defied government warnings over the coronavirus on Thursday to crowd a vast seasonal livestock market near the capital, without wearing face masks, a week before the Muslim Eid Al-Adha holiday.

As drug supplies run short, Egyptians turn to herbal remedies

13 Jan 2017

CAIRO In an economic crisis that has led to a shortage of medicines, Egyptians are skipping trips to drug stores and instead turning to herbal remedies to treat every-day illnesses.

As drug supplies run short, Egyptians turn to herbal remedies

12 Jan 2017

CAIRO, Jan 12 In an economic crisis that has led to a shortage of medicines, Egyptians are skipping trips to drug stores and instead turning to herbal remedies to treat every-day illnesses.

'Pharaoh', the king of Cairo strongmen

25 Mar 2016

CAIRO In Cairo's Imbaba, strongman Karim Hussein pulls trucks with his teeth, swallows nails and casually steps on mounds of broken glass, offering one of the few forms of live entertainment for residents of the poor and crowded district.

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