Middle East

Egyptian TV host's comments on hijab spark debate, probe by media watchdog

FILE - In this May 24, 2013 file photo, a mural with Arabic that reads "no harassment," is seen on a wall in Cairo, Egypt. A video from Egypt showing a woman enduring a mob sexual assault on New Year's Eve was deemed authentic by the country's police Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020. The viral video has reignited long-running controversy over rampant sexual harassment in Egypt. Cases of mob violence against women have been caught on tape since the 2000s.(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File)





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