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Egypt prosecutor orders seven men detained, examined for homosexuality

| Saturday, September 6, 2014
Egypt
CAIRO -- Egypt's top prosecutor on Saturday ordered seven men detained and physically examined over accusations of "debauchery," a charge often leveled at gays for homosexual activity, after a video emerged of a same-sex wedding party, the state news agency reported.

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Egyptian court sentences men to 3-8 years for homosexuality

| Monday, April 7, 2014
Egypt
CAIRO -- A judicial official says an Egyptian court has convicted four men of committing homosexual acts and sentenced them to up to eight years in prison.

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