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Egypt issues arrest warrant for satirist

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The state prosecutor of Egypt has issued an arrest warrant for a popular television presenter accusing him of insulting Islam and the country’s president. Saturday’s warrant for Bassem Youssef, known for his satirical take on news, is the latest legal action to take aim at a critic of Mohamed Morsi. Al Jazeera’s Dominic Kane reports.

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