Egyptian drama stirs controversy

TV series about Muslim Brotherhood strikes cultural nerve during festive Ramadan month.



    Ramadan is a festive month for Muslims around the world, and in the Middle East  it is a time when families get together and tune in to their favourite TV programmes.

    But there is one show in Egypt that is causing some problems.

    Al Jazeera's Ayman Mohyeldin reports from Cairo where a Ramadan TV series about the Muslim Brotherhood is striking a cultural nerve.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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