Popular Egyptian belly dancer Sama el-Masry jailed for ‘debauchery’ after TikTok posts squib

A high-profile Egyptian belly-dancer, Sama el-Masry, was sentenced to three years in prison and fined 300,000 Egyptian pounds (US$18,500) on Saturday for inciting debauchery and immorality as part of a crackdown on social media postings.El-Masry was arrested in April during an investigation into videos and photos on social media, including the popular video-sharing platform TikTok, that the public prosecution described as sexually suggestive.The dancer, 42, denied the accusations, saying theā€¦
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