Egypt's satirist Bassem Youssef stands up for freedom
An arrest warrant has been issued for a popular Egyptian political satirist, for allegedly insulting Islam and President Mohammed Mursi.
Bassem Youssef has faced several complaints over his show, El Bernameg, in a case which has highlighted growing concerns over freedom of speech in Egypt.
However he has vowed he will not be silenced.
James Kelly reports.
31 Mar 2013
- From the section Middle East