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Salma Islam

Salma Islam is a British journalist based permanently in Cairo, Egypt since September 2013 and has seen the change the country has undergone since President Morsi was deposed. She was also present in Cairo in early 2013 and witnessed the huge demonstrations against Morsi in Tahrir Square and was there for the second anniversary of the revolution.

She has written for Egypt's top news outlet in English and her feature on transgender in Egypt was their most clicked story via Facebook when it was published. Her writing has also been republished in the Huffington Post USA.

Salma has a political background and prior to moving to Egypt, was a political consultant working in London, UK.

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