In the past week, the parliament launched a campaign against two renowned press and media workers. First, parliamentary speaker Ali Abdul Aal slammed Egypt’s long-established Al-Ahram institution, sparking angry reactions from its chairperson and journalists. Second, Abdul Aal brought famous journalist Ibrahim Eissa to be investigated by the prosecution. In despite of constitutional guarantee and press freedom, journalists in Egypt are still under threats when they cover some topics. The Press Syndicate leader, YehiaQallash told the journal that she believes in the enforcement of Press freedom, passing by the law, with a regulation of this liberty. So, they try to maintain good relation with the Cairo, to obtain, by negociation, more freedom for the press in Egypt, or at least to apply constitutional guarantee and press freedom previous in the law.
Vice President Mike Pence during an interview with the television program “This Morning” on CBS has announced that the administration has prepared a new travel order which will be signed by the President Trump in the coming days. The Associated Press, citing an anonymous source, wrote that the new executive order on immigration should be very similar to the one blocked by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, instead of 7 the countries involved should be 6, from the black list seems drained out Iraq, and the measure will not affect longer the citizens with permanent residence permits.