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Bassem Yousseff, Egypt's permier political satirist

Khalid Elkaouatit
February 15, 2014

Bassem Yousseff a heart surgeon, and he is also Egypt's premier political satirist. His TV show "El Bernameg" is watched by millions. His show is at constant risk of being banned and shut down by the authorities. That doesn't stop him from making jokes about the personality cult around Egyptian ruler Field Marshall al-Sisi.

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