In a story that has been under reported or ignored by most Arabic media outlets, Egypt’s top Islamic body’s call for dialogue to end extremist behavior. By contrast, Alhurra and Radio Sawa’s news coverage has been providing extra focus on Al-Azhar, Sunni Islam’s most prestigious center of learning in Egypt, call for Shia and Sunni leaders to work together to find a way to counter extremism.
Alhurra Television goes to the heart of Cairo through its new series Our Neighborhood. Each week, Our Neighborhood takes an in-depth look at the communities that encapsulate this vibrant and eclectic city, which is home to more than 18 million people. The series launches Saturday, Dec. 6th, at 10 p.m. (Cairo time).