Cartoonist Is Arrested as Egypt Cracks Down on Critics by DECLAN WALSH and AMINA ISMAIL


By DECLAN WALSH and AMINA ISMAIL

The arrest of the cartoonist Islam Gawish escalated a crackdown by the government on even moderate forms of dissent.

Published: February 1, 2016 at 12:00AM

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