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Defendants in foreign funding standing in cage during the first session of trial, Cairo Criminal Court, February 26,2012. The judge adjourned the session until April, following a chaotic first court session.
Sarah Carr 08 Mar 2012
The continuation of the trial of five foreign-based NGOs accused of illegally accepting foreign funds began and ended...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 07 Mar 2012
Freedom of association in Egypt is suffering “the worst crackdown since [civil society’s] emergence in 1985...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 07 Mar 2012
The government will finish writing a new draft law governing NGOs in a month, according to a legal adviser to the...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 06 Mar 2012
The NGO foreign funding case “is the responsibility of the judiciary and no executive official has the right to...
Central Security Forces raid NGO the National Democratic Institute in Dokki on 29 December.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 05 Mar 2012
The ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces on Monday defended itself against accusations that it had pressured an...
Defendants in foreign funding standing in cage during the first session of trial, Cairo Criminal Court, February 26,2012. The judge adjourned the session until April, following a chaotic first court session.
Egypt Independent 05 Mar 2012
Civil society organizations in Egypt received LE600 million last year in legal funding and LE3 billion in illegal...
Egypt Independent 05 Mar 2012
Egypt’s decision to lift the travel ban on the foreign defendants in the NGO funding case was purely a judicial...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 04 Mar 2012
The People’s Assembly’s Economic Committee banned journalists and media from covering a meeting Sunday with...
Omar Abdel Rahman sit-in
Al-Masry Al-Youm 04 Mar 2012
The son of Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman, who is imprisoned in the US, said his father has not been released as part of a...
Defendants in foreign funding standing in cage during the first session of trial, Cairo Criminal Court, February 26,2012. The judge adjourned the session until April, following a chaotic first court session.
Egypt Independent
Al-Masry Al-Youm
02 Mar 2012
Criticism is escalating against the government for what many allege was high-level interference in the lifting of a...