Egypt photojournalist - Mohamed Ali Eddin
Date: January 11, 2008
Leading opposition activist Gamila Ismail during a television interview conducted with one of the local stations. She has visited the island more than once declaring her solidarity with the people. During that period, several opposition figures and moveme
Dahab Island, one of the closest to Qorsaya island was subject to similar confiscation attempts, but this time by the police that tried to evacuate residents to establish tourist projects, but, again, failed because of the resistance of its people.
Qorsaya residents sent many appeals and held banners demanding former President Mubarak and his son Gamal to intervene to solve their problem, but their appeals did not reach the ruling political elite at the time.