Protests are uncommon in at this time’s Egypt.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has stifled dissent ever since he deposed his predecessor in a army coup six years in the past.
Nevertheless, the federal government ban of protests has been defied in a number of cities over the previous two nights.
Dozens had been arrested close to Tahrir Sq. in Cairo, the place the 2011 revolution to overthrow President Hosni Mubarak unfolded.
Sisi is denying allegations from a former army contractor that he wasted public cash to construct palaces, luxurious villas and lodges.
How will he and the military reply to one of many greatest challenges to his rule up to now?
Presenter: Imran Khan
Amr Magdi – Center East & North Africa Researcher, Human Rights Watch
Tawfik Hamid – Egypt affairs analyst
Omar Ashour – Founding Director, Important Safety Research Programme, Doha Institute for Graduate Research
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