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Egyptian court rejects plan to transfer Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia

Egyptian lawyer and leftist opposition figure Khaled Ali celebrates in courthouse in Cairo after the verdict. Supreme Administrative Court said two islands, Sanafir and Tiran, are Egyptian, debunking the government's claim that they were Saudi, in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. An Egyptian court has ruled against the government's decision to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, a landmark verdict likely to deepen tension with the kingdom. (Photo by Fayed El-Geziry/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Egyptian court rejects plan to transfer Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia
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