US Accuses Egypt of Cracking Down on Freedom of Expression Following Arrest of Satirist Bassam Youssef

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The US accused the Egyptian government of cracking down on freedom of expression following the arrest of Egyptian comedian and TV show hose Bassem Youssef.  Youssef, who is known as the Jon Stewart of Egypt, was accused of insulting Egyptian president Muhammad Morsi and denegrating Islam.

Article Source: BBC Arabic

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