Al-Ahram appoints new editor-in-chief of Arabic website

Ahram Online , Friday 21 Jul 2017

Al-Ahram Arabic is Ahram Online’s sister publication

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Ashraf El-Ashry (L) and Aly Mahmoud (R) (Photo: Al-Ahram)

Ashraf El-Ashry has been appointed editor-in-chief of Al-Ahram Arabic website by the chairman of Al-Ahram, Abdel-Mohsen Salama.

El-Ashry, 54, was previously the deputy editor-in-chief of Al-Ahram daily newspaper.

Aly Mahmoud, who was a journalist for the Arabic website, was appointed his deputy editor-in-chief.

El-Ashry replaces the interim editor in chief Sameh Abdallah, who was appointed in May after former editor in chief Hesham Younis resigned.

Al-Ahram Arabic is Ahram Online’s sister publication.

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