Basma Elmahdy is a freelance journalist and media researcher from Egypt based in Berlin. She holds a joint master’s degree in journalism, media and globalization with a specialization in war and conflict reporting from Aarhus University and Swansea University. Her stories appeared in the international services of the German News Agency (DPA).
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Among the Egyptian exiles who left the country after Abdel Fattah al-Sisi came to power, dozens are journalists and media professionals who were dispersed around the world as Egyptian authorities tightened their control over privately owned media.