• 'It's like the Super Bowl, but it lasts a month': Egyptian TV's big Ramadan blowout

    4 monthes ago - By LA Times

    The series had the makings of a hit - a handsome-but-troubled hero, a star-crossed romance and plenty of international intrigue. But it came as a surprise when the Ramadan soap opera “Abu Omar al-Masry” sparked a real-life diplomatic incident. In mid-May, Sudan recalled its ambassador from Cairo,...
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