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Shows featuring Hossam El Hamalawy

  • Thousands Protest in Egypt in Largest Popular Challenge to Mubarak in 30 Years Egypt_hossam
    Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets across Egypt in the largest popular challenge to longtime President Hosni Mubarak since he came into office 30 years ago. Drawing inspiration from the recent uprising in Tunisia, an estimated crowd of 15,000 packed Cairo’s Tahrir Square. We go to Cairo to speak with...
    January 26, 2011 | Story
  • Egypt Opposition Leaders Sentenced in Military Court Muslim-brotherhood-membersweb
    In Egypt, twenty-five members of the opposition group, the Muslim Brotherhood, were sentenced to jail by a military court on Tuesday. Among those sentenced was the group’s second most senior member. In the weeks ahead of Egypt’s municipal vote earlier this month, hundreds of members of the group were arrested. The verdicts come on the heels of food riots in Egypt in response to...
    April 16, 2008 | Story