You don't expect to find queen-sized mattresses, minibars, or an indoor swimming pool in prison-must less a prison for suspected terrorists. Yet the 1,000 or so men accused of such crimes enjoy a rather comfortable life that includes conjugal visits at Al Ha'ir, a Saudi Arabian rehabilitation center taking an unusual approach to waging the war on terror.
Before it was published, censors approved Ahmed Naji's subversive novel 'Using Life' - so how did he end up in jail for what he wrote? On a scorching Saturday morning in July, Ahmed Naji stood in the crowded cage of a Cairo courtroom.
Mubarak metro station is the central station in Cairo. Many pieces of infrastructure are named after Hosni Mubarak. Many of these places are waiting to be renamed and their signs have been vandelized. David Degner / Freelance