From video, Jon Stewart, centre, talks to the studio audience in Cairo on Egypt's top satirical TV program modeled after his own program "The Daily Show".  Stewart was introduced by Egyptian TV host Bassem Youssef, left.
From video, Jon Stewart, centre, talks to the studio audience in Cairo on Egypt's top satirical TV program modeled after his own program "The Daily Show". Stewart was introduced by Egyptian TV host Bassem Youssef, left. AP
From video, Jon Stewart, centre, talks to the studio audience in Cairo on Egypt's top satirical TV program modeled after his own program "The Daily Show". Stewart was introduced by Egyptian TV host Bassem Youssef, left. AP

Comedy Central’s Jon Stewart defends satire on Egyptian TV show whose host faces charges

June 21, 2013 7:38 PM