Topic: Ministry of Human Rights
Egypt today extended its 30-year emergency law until 2012, keeping it in place for a tenuous election season. It added safeguards intended to protect civil society, but human rights leaders dismissed them as meaningless.
05/11/2010 05:45 pm
Authorities boosted security after last year's tests were marred by widespread lawlessness and mass cheating.
07/10/2008 01:00 am
The move came one day after the parliament's speaker threatened to dissolve the body for 'ineptitude.'
02/14/2008 12:00 am