Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef to be investigated over jokes about military, government

  • by: HAMZA HENDAWI , Associated Press
  • Updated: October 28, 2013 - 3:25 PM

CAIRO — Egypt's top prosecutor on Monday ordered an investigation into a complaint that satirist Bassem Youssef, known as the country's "Jon Stewart," harmed national interests by ridiculing the country's military in his first program of the season.

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