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Can this Egyptian actor's photo in bed with another man send him to prison?

Egyptian actor Khaled Abol Naga posted an artistic photo of himself in bed with another man, and he may now face a ban from the Cinematic Syndicate and time in prison.
DOHA, QATAR - NOVEMBER 19:  Khaled Abol Naga attends the "Silver Linings Playbook" premiere at the Al Mirqab Hotel during the 2012 Doha Tribeca Film Festival on November 19, 2012 in Doha, Qatar.  (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Doha Film Institute)

CAIRO — A photo and a gay pride flag on a T-shirt has spurred controversy and eventually a legal case in Egypt last month, targeting actor Khaled Abol Naga and the international clothing brand Bershka.

Lawyer Ahmed al-Ganzouri told Al-Monitor that both Abol Naga and Bershka risk facing legal charges under Article 294 of the Egyptian Penal Code. The article stipulates six months to three years of imprisonment for inciting adultery, immorality and prostitution, verbally, by implication, by signs or any similar means.

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