Egypt Independent

About Egypt Independent

Egypt Independent is the sister English-language publication of Al-Masry Al-Youm daily, the country's flagship independent paper. Born in 2009 as a news website, Egypt Independent has been providing Egypt and the world with high-quality, in-depth content about the political, economic, social and cultural landscape of the country. In 2011, Egypt's year of revolutionary change, Egypt Independent launched a weekly print edition that serves as an insightful digest of the country's dynamic times. 

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 an interactive space where Egypt's news is covered through the lens of social media and citizen reports.

 Photo blog:

 a platform for young photojournalists to expand and develop their practice, through a rich set of photo stories  updated on a regular basis.