Australia suspends cattle exports to Egypt over 'cruelty'
This is very embarassing news. Cattle are mistreated in Egypt. If humans are mistreated, why not animals?
"Australia has annnounced a temporary ban on the export of live cattle to Egypt while claims of cruelty in abattoirs there are investigated.
The suspension came as commercial television broadcast footage said to show cattle suffering serious mistreatment.
Animal welfare group Animals Australia said it had been involved in the investigation and hailed the suspension of the trade, saying "extreme acts of cruelty' had been documented in what it called Cairo's main abattoir, Bassatin"