How to be a positive nationalist?

A poll conducted by the Baseera reseach centre put the percentage of Egyptians ready to tolerate other Egyptian’s lack of nationalism at 19 percent. Another poll, also conducted by Baseera, suggested that at least 78 percent of Egypt’s population will only vote for the candidate who adopts a nationalist ideology. In an attempt to help the remaining minority of non-nationalist Egyptians, and foreigners, to better blend within Egypt’s national fabric, we have combined a list of guidelines to help you pursue a better, more focused nationalist future. Continue reading

Egypt summons Saudi ambassador over Turkish Soaps

Turkish soap opera The Magnificent Century depicted the life of Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent and attracted thousands of Egyptian viewers

Turkish soap opera The Magnificent Century depicted the life of Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent and attracted thousands of Egyptian viewers

In an attempt to send a clear message to the Republic of Turkey regarding blatantly rejecting any form of interference in Egyptian affairs, Egypt summoned the Saudi ambassador in Cairo Abdel Aziz Qattan to warn him about suspending ties with the sisterly country should the latter not refrain from airing Turkish soap operas. Continue reading