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34. Egypt is an uncontested member of the UN Human Rights Council

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34. Egypt is an uncontested member of the UN Human Rights Council
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p. 3
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19-05-2007
Author: 
‘Imad Hijab
Reviewer: 
Nirmin al-‘Awadi
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Egypt has won a seat in the UN Human Rights Council with unprecedented international support.

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67. ‘I.S.O. 800’ for democracy? (Original in English. Not edited by AWR)

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67. ‘I.S.O. 800’ for democracy? (Original in English. Not edited by AWR)
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p. 3
Date of source: 
25-03-2007
Author: 
‘Adil Jindi
A review of ‘Alwan Al-Hurreyah’
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A review of a book entitled, ‘Alwan Al-Hurreyah,’ [Colors of Freedom], by Sameh Fawzi. The book discusses the evolution of democracy around the world and focuses on what needs to be done in Egypt to promote democratic ideals.

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23. Victims of the Holocaust: Homosexuals, gypsies and handicapped

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23. Victims of the Holocaust: Homosexuals, gypsies and handicapped
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p. 10
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28-12-2005
Author: 
Ihab ‘Abd al-Hamid
Homosexuals, gypsies and handicapped: Victims of the Holocaust
Reviewer: 
Shayma’ al-Shami
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Ihāb ‘Abd al-Hamīd argues that although the victims of the Holocaust were primarily Jews, others groups regarded as undesirable were also murdered and persecuted, including gay men, Soviet prisoners of war, gypsies and disabled people.

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21. An intensive reading of the American report

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21. An intensive reading of the American report
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October 3, 1999
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Yusuf Sidhum
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Youssef Sidhom discusses the report Religious Freedom in the world. Many governments have pledged not to resort to any means of discrimination between its citizens based on religion. Despite this, there are some countries where there is a difference between pledges and practices, where religious rights are subjected to restrictions ranging from limitations and sanctions to a way which creates a wide gap between intentions and actions.

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15. Closely nit Protestant groups fall in trap of pyramid scheme

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15. Closely nit Protestant groups fall in trap of pyramid scheme
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March 20, 1999
Author: 
Cornelis Hulsman
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The Pnetagono certificates were especially widespread among Protestant Christians, including the Maadi Community Church. Thousands and thousands have participated but the claim in several papers that 300 million US$ was taken out of the country seems to be exaggerated. Was the number inflated to find a scapegoat for the dollar shortage Egypt experienced in the past weeks?

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18. The Religious Persecution Law...Joke!

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18. The Religious Persecution Law...Joke!
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October 19, 1998
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Ḥanān al-Badrī
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The Israeli army honored Goldstein, the murderer of the Hebron massacre where tens of Muslim worshipers were killed during their prayers, in one of the most obvious incidents of religious persecution and political terrorism in history. Yet, Senator Erlin Specter completely disregarded this incident in his drive to pass the religious persecution law in the U.S. Congress.

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