This week’’s news that Egypt plans to relinquish the islands of Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia has caused plenty of online controversy, with over 30k tweets on the topic and Facebook rants going viral – we even suggested some other things we might want to gift to our Saudi neighbours.
Since humour is our best product and one of the few things we’ve yet to relinquish, here’s our favourite online reactions to the news.
1. The face we all made when we heard the news….
3. Fair point.
4. Alexandrians represent!
5. SNL represent!
6. We’d laugh if we weren’t sobbing.
7. The perfect meme.
8. Egyptian alsh at its best.
10. Never forget…
11. This one’s for you, Ahmed Ezz.
13. The meme that keeps on giving.
14. Zamalek, too, maybe?
By Samar El Shams