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Breaking News: Egypt Blocks 21 News Websites Including Huff Post And Mada Masr

The Egyptian authority blocks Mada Masr News website amongst a list of 25 other blocked websites that was announced today for “supporting terrorism”, local media and security sources confirmed on Wednesday.
Up till this moment, there is no official announcement available for the list of websites banned. But we have gathered all the websites cited by security sources and were inaccessible since Wednesday.
The list includes:
1- Al Jazeera
2- Huff Post
3- Mada Masr
4- Araby 21
5- Al Sha3b
6- Al Sharq
7- Kalematy
8- Al Hurria Post
9- Hasm
10- Hamas
11- Ikhwan Online
12- Nafeza Masr
13- Bawabet Al Kahera
14- Rassd
15- Al Arab
16- Al Raya
17- Al Watan Al Qatari
18- Qatar Television
19- Al Masryoon
20- Masr Al Arabiya
21- Qatar News
The websites blocked, including the main Qatar-based Al Jazeera, were accused of supporting content that is pro-terrorism and political violence, and also spreading lies and rumors.
As cited by local media from security sources, the websites were blocked for being affiliated with the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood or for being funded by Qatar.
Despite this, Mada Masr, an Egyptian independent Cairo-based news website which describes itself as progressive, and has no Islamist or Qatari affiliations, was not named by the security sources but also inaccessible since Wednesday.

Breaking News: Egypt Blocks 21 News Websites Including Huff Post And Mada Masr

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