The Egyptian director, Tahani Rashed, has highlighted through her documentary film "These Girls" the problem of street girls. The film has been awarded a prize at Cannes. Nelly Youssef conducts the following interview with the director.
En ce mois de mai 2001, l’heure n’est pas à la fête pour les homosexuels égyptiens. Depuis plusieurs mois, leur communauté, qui vit à la limite de la clandestinité, est devenue une des cibles privilégiées de la police.
Egypt's state-appointed Grand Mufti said on Sunday that female genital cutting was forbidden by Islam after an 11-year-old girl died while undergoing the procedure at a private medical clinic in southern Egypt.