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STAND WITH THE PEOPLE OF EGYPT - Sign the Avaaz Petition !
World  (tags: freedoms, demoracy, Egypt, protest, petiton, Avaaz, stand with the people of Egypt, repressive regime )

Naoko
- 1278 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The demonstration in Egypt could end three decades of repressive rule and bring, at long last, freedom and democracy to Egypt.
Egypt Women March Against Army in Fury Over Abuse
World  (tags: world, women's rights, Egypt, Tahrir Square, Arab spring, war, politics, violence, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, freedoms )

Cal
- 952 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Around 10,000 women marched through central Cairo demanding Egypt's ruling military step down Tuesday in an unprecedented show of outrage over soldiers who dragged women by the hair and stomped on them, and stripped one half-naked in the street
WOMEN'S RIGHTS: Digging Into Egypt's Culture Of Harassment
World  (tags: world, women, society, politics, women's rights, Egypt, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, middle-east, freedoms )

Cal
- 1258 days ago - npr.org
According to one recent report by a women's rights group, some 80 percent of Egyptian women and 90 percent of foreign women visiting the country have been sexually harassed. And the former government did little to stem the problem.
SIGN THE PETITION!! Freeze Mubarak's Stolen Fortune
World  (tags: world, politics, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', eGYPT, MONEY, FORTUNE, Mubarak, egypt, middle-east, government, ethics )

Cal
- 1261 days ago - avaaz.org
Let's raise the pressure on all nations to ensure Mubarak's assets are returned to their rightful owners -- the Egyptian people. If we reach 500,000 by Friday -- we will deliver it to the G20 meeting.
Egypt Reels Under Poverty and Hunger
World  (tags: Egypt, Political Crisis, Poverty, Economy, Hunger, Violence, Hosni Mubarak )

Anna
- 1272 days ago - breakingnewsonline.net
With an ongoing political crisis, chaos and anarchy in Egypt, people are living under poverty and leading a pathetic life in real sense.
Egypt Forbids Female Circumcision
World  (tags: egypt, female circumcision )

Jacquelin
- 2589 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Egypt has announced that it is imposing a complete ban on female circumcision, also known as genital mutilation. The announcement follows a public outcry after a young girl died during the operation. A ban was introduced nearly 10 years ago but the
EGYPT; Pharaoh Fixes His Fortune
World  (tags: world, news, weatlh, Mubarak, Egypt, politics, middle-east )

Cal
- 1257 days ago - ipsnews.net
As Egypt's popular uprising gained momentum and Hosni Mubarak's downfall looked increasingly inevitable, he used his final days in office to secure his vast wealth, say analysts.
Demand Egypt's Political Leaders Condemn Sexual Violence ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, world, women, Egypt, protection, rape, violence )

Nancy
- 391 days ago - amnesty.org.au
It's time for Egypt's political leaders to condemn sexual violence in all its forms, and to put in place a comprehensive plan to protect women's rights.
Stop Mass Executions in Egypt! ACTION
World  (tags: human rights, Morsi supporters, Egypt, death penalty, corruption, Judiciary, law )

Nancy
- 32 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
Since January the Egyptian judiciary has recommended the death penalty for 1,247 men and upheld death sentences against 247 men. All are Morsi supporters.
Egypt Girl's Death Puts Spotlight on Genital Mutilation
World  (tags: Egypt, Female genital mutilation, Child abuse )

Stan
- 402 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The death of a 13-year-old girl during a genital mutilation procedure has brought the issue back into the spotlight in Egypt
Egypt Tahrir Clashes Rage on for Fifth Day
World  (tags: world, middle-east, news, violence, politics, Egypt, women's rights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, government, conflict, death )

Cal
- 953 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Egyptian police and soldiers fired weapons and used batons and teargas for a fifth day on Tuesday in the latest effort to clear Cairo's central Tahrir Square of opponents of army rule, amid mounting international concern about the violence.
HUMAN RIGHTS SCANDAL: Imprisoned, Tortured, Killed: Human Trafficking Thrives on Sinai Peninsula
World  (tags: world, politics, human trafficking, Egypt, torture, ethics, death, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, freedoms, middle-east, news, violence, society )

Cal
- 484 days ago - spiegel.de
The Sinai Peninsula has become a prison and grave for thousands of African refugees. They are kidnapped, imprisoned and tortured to death even after their families have paid hefty ransoms. But Egypt refuses to act.
Egypt Must Address This: Epidemic of Sexual Violence   video
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, Egypt, middle-east, politics, society, violence, Women )

Kit
- 389 days ago - youtube.com
Egyptian anti-sexual harassment groups confirmed that mobs sexually assaulted and in some cases raped at least 91 women in Tahrir Square over four days of protests beginning on June 30, 2013 amid a climate of impunity. Human Rights Watch->
Egypt Declares Muslim Brotherhood A Terrorist Group
World  (tags: world, Refugees&Relief, Egypt, Muslim Brotherhood, Muslim Brotherhood members )

Cal
- 217 days ago - npr.org
Egypt's military-backed interim government has declared the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group, a dramatic escalation that gives authorities more power in cracking down on members of the group.
   

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