Promoting an economic summit in a nation jailing LGBT people is not living up to the self-stated ideals of the State Department.

March 11 2015 6:00 AM

Egypt's president has put the entire LGBT population on notice that its members are targets. In December dozens of gay men felt the heel of his government's boot during a bathhouse raid.

January 21 2015 11:00 AM

Acquittals are rare in Egypt, and prosecutors have already filed an appeal. Meanwhile, attorneys for the acquitted men are seeking their release.

January 12 2015 5:31 PM

Police take woman away for videos posted years ago, even though they show her dancing fully clothed.

December 31 2014 3:52 PM

All eight men involved in a Nile riverboat ceremony have won shorter sentences on appeal.

December 28 2014 4:55 PM

Journalist Mona Iraqi is accused of setting up a raid on a gay bathhouse in Cairo that has 26 men now facing prison sentences.

December 27 2014 2:45 PM

The men who were arrested December 2 appeared in court Sunday, weeping and asking for belief in their innocence.

December 24 2014 4:08 PM

A late-night raid of a Cairo bathhouse included a humiliating march in the nude to police vans outside.

December 09 2014 5:17 PM

The men, who previously ‘tested negative’ for homosexuality, have been sentenced to three years in jail for ‘spreading indecent images and inciting debauchery.’

3:18 PM

On the eve of the international day of solidarity with LGBT Egyptians, be mindful of how our brothers and sisters abroad still need our support.

October 17 2014 6:20 AM