It has been eight years since the fall of Hosni Mubarak and the Arab Spring uprising that briefly liberated Egyptians and their media from life under the one-man rule. Fast-forward to the present day and President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi‘s government is doubling down, tripling down on controlling the news media – measures that rights groups say are unprecedented in the country’s recent history.

“For the first time ever in Egypt‘s history, those military rulers, who

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