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Rights Groups In Egypt Brace For Possible Crackdown

AP | Posted 11.10.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — Rights groups in Egypt are bracing for a possible crackdown as a government-issued ultimatum expires. The government has ordered non-g...

Egyptian Forces Allegedly Abusing Young Children

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 02.22.2013 | World

Children are accusing Egypt's security forces of widespread abuses, including torture and sexual abuse. Several children testified about incidents...

When Will They Stop Insulting Us?

Alaa Al Aswany | Posted 05.28.2012 | World
Alaa Al Aswany

As much as it is an insult to our national dignity, the scandal over the sudden departure of the foreign defendants in the NGO case makes us face up to an important fact: Hosni Mubarak has fallen but the system he set up is still governing Egypt.

CONTROVERSY: Egyptian Judges Feel 'Uneasiness' Over Trial Of 16 Americans

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 04.29.2012 | World

CAIRO (AP) — All three judges on Tuesday pulled out of Egypt's trial of 43 pro-democracy workers, including 16 Americans, according to a court offic...

U.S. Threatens To Cut Egypt Aid After NGO Dispute

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 04.09.2012 | World

CAIRO — Egypt refused to back down Wednesday in a dispute with the U.S. over Cairo's crackdown on nonprofit groups despite Washington's threats ...

Joshua Hersh

Egypt Military Delegation Cancels Meetings With Senators Amid NGO Controversy | Joshua Hersh | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A delegation of Egyptian military officials in town for high level meetings with their American counterparts canceled a series of meetin...

Joshua Hersh

After Egypt NGO Raids, Visiting Military Delegation Can Expect Icy Welcome On Capitol Hill | Joshua Hersh | Posted 02.06.2012 | World

A visiting delegation of Egyptian military officials, in the United States for a routine tour and consultations, are likely to receive a rough welcome...

Egyptian Authorities Reportedly Interrogate NGO Employees And Search Computers

AP | AYA BATRAWY | Posted 02.28.2012 | World

CAIRO — Egyptian security forces stormed the offices of 10 human rights and pro-democracy groups on Thursday, including several based in the U.S...