Egypt Convicts Workers at Foreign Nonprofit Groups, Including 16 Americans
New York Times (blog)
CAIRO — An Egyptian criminal court on Tuesday found more than three dozen employees of foreign nonprofit groups, including 16 Americans, guilty of receiving illegal funds from abroad and operating unlicensed organizations in what the United States has ...
Egypt court sentences 43 nonprofit workers, including 16 Americans; US is ...
Convictions put Egypt's beleaguered NGOs into deeper chill
Egypt court convicts at least 16 Americans of stirring unrest
Egypt sentences American NGO workers to jail
(CNN) -- An Egyptian court sentenced several dozen workers for non-governmental organizations, including Americans, to jail Tuesday in a case that has infuriated the U.S. government and democratic activists around the world. The workers were accused of ...
NGO workers convicted in Egypt
CAIRO — An Egyptian court on Tuesday convicted and sentenced to jail 43 nonprofit workers, including 16 Americans, in a case that has alarmed pro-democracy advocates who fear a shrinking space for civil society more than two years after the country's ...
Ray LaHood's son sentenced to jail in Egypt in absentia over pro-democracy ...
CAIRO - The son of U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood was among 16 Americans sentenced to jail in absentia by a court in Egypt Tuesday, part of a diplomatic dispute over the activities and funding of U.S.-backed pro-democracy groups.
Egypt to global democracy NGOs: Drop dead
Christian Science Monitor
Friends of Egyptian suspects react after hearing the judge's verdict at a court room during a case against foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Cairo Tuesday. An Egyptian court sentenced at least 15 US citizens in absentia to five years in ...
Wall Street Journal- India
Egypt: Court rules legislature illegally elected
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's highest court ruled on Sunday that the nation's Islamist-dominated legislature and constitutional panel were illegally elected, dealing a serious blow to the legal basis of the Islamists' hold on power. The ruling by the Supreme ...
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Christian Science Monitor
Egypt pyramid vendors grow violent, embassy says
CAIRO – Vendors at Egypt's pyramids who are desperate to make money in a deepening economic crisis are using aggressive and even violent means to get tourists to give them some business, frequenters of the tourist spot say. The U.S. Embassy issued a ...
Egypt Dismisses Giza Pyramids Warning As 'Baseless' After US Urges Caution
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Egypt: Court convicts non-profit workers
The verdict read out by judge Makram Awad also ordered the closure and seizure of the offices and assets in Egypt belonging to U.S. non-profit groups as well as one German organization for which the defendants worked. These are the International ...
Egypt Sentences American Workers to Jail Time
Friends of Egyptian suspects react as they listen to the judge's verdict in a case against foreign NGOs in Cairo on Tuesday. An Egyptian court sentenced 15 U.S. citizens in absentia to five years in jail Tuesday, and one American who stood trial was ...
Egypt's regime is unpopular, but so is the opposition
Gangs of activists wearing ski masks and armed with gasoline-filled bottles run through the maze of streets surrounding the plaza — where the Egyptian revolution of 2011 was born — while denouncing the government of President Mohamed Morsi.