Tag archive for ‘Egypt’
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By nsnbc On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Court of Cassation upholds 5-year sentence for Egyptian activist Alaa Abdel Fattah

nsnbc : Egypt’s Court of Cassation has issued a final verdict on Wednesday, ruling that Egyptian activist Alaa Adel Fattah has to stay in prison until he has served his 5-years sentence for organizing a demonstration More...

Giulio Regeni - In September still too "hot" an issue to allow his family's lawyer to leave for Geneva? In November an issue that prompted international criticism and Cairo to summon western ambassadors.
By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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Egypt summoned western ambassadors for criticizing detention of human rights lawyer Metwally

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : Egypt’s Foreign Ministry has summoned the ambassadors of Canada, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom over criticism of the arrest of Egyptian human rights lawyer More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, October 13th, 2017
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Finally: Egypt finalizes law to criminalize child marriages

nsnbc : Ahmad Emad al-Deen, Egypt’s Minister of Health and Population, announced Wednesday that the National Population Council is set to finalize new legislation that will criminalize child marriages. Al-Deen More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, September 28th, 2017
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ENI to expand Singapore trading desk

nsnbc : Italian ENI plans to expand its Singapore trading desk to market liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplies from new projects to buyers in Asia, said senior executives of the Italian oil and gas company’s More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, September 24th, 2017
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Former Muslim Brotherhood leader died in prison

nsnbc : Mohamed Mahdi Akef, former leader of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood a.k.a. Ikhwan, died on Friday at the age of 89 years in prison after a struggle with illness. He was serving a 25-years sentence. Advocates More...

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By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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Palestine: Hamas ready to talk with reconciliation and elections with Fatah, again

Fahwad al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : Palestine’s Hamas which is ruling the Gaza Strip, declared that it is ready to meet with representatives from the Fatah-dominated Palestinian Authority (PA), the de factor government More...

Giulio Regeni - In September still too "hot" an issue to allow his family's lawyer to leave for Geneva? In November an issue that prompted international criticism and Cairo to summon western ambassadors.
By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Thursday, September 14th, 2017
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Egypt detained rights lawyer Ibrahim Metwally

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : Ibrahim Metwally, a human rights lawyer who has attracted international attention with his involvement in investigating alleged forced disappearances and the death of exchange student More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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At least 18 policemen killed in attack in Egypt’s North Sinai

nsnbc : At least 18 policemen have been killed and three were wounded on Monday, in a terrorist attack in the city of Arish in Egypt’s North Sinai province. The Islamic State claimed according to the Amaaq More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Egypt received second of four German submarines

nsnbc : Egypt received the second of four German type 209/1400 submarines reported Egypt’s military, thus completing half of the contract signed in December 2011. The type 209/1400 are built in the German More...

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By nsnbc On Sunday, August 6th, 2017
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Egypt censors journalists’, human rights organizations’, VPN and other websites

nsnbc : Egypt continues its policy of censoring and blocking access to websites including websites of human rights organizations, journalists, and VPN services. Tatiana – Popova/Shutterstock Egyptian authorities More...