My Bookmarx 04/07/2011
7 أبريل 2011 بواسطة Tamer Mowafy
الجيش والشعب.. فى أزمة | المصري اليوم، أخبار اليوم من مصر
“نعم.. لنكن صرحاء.. الجيش والشعب فى أزمة. ومثلما ارتج ميدان التحرير، قبل أسابيع قليلة، بذلك الهتاف الذى أعاد الروح إلى الصدور: «الجيش والشعب.. إيد واحدة»، فإن من واجبنا اليوم نحو الوطن أن نسمح لما يجول فى الصدور بأن يمر عبر الحلقوم قبل أن يقتل الروح.”
Statement against intervention in Libya from Egyptian tax collectors’ union|9Apr11|Socialist Worker
“Our union has been following the events of the revolution of our Arab people in Libya closely, and we affirm our complete support for the Libyan people in their revolution and for their right to freedom from the rule of Gaddafi and his family. “
Egypt: Drop Charges Against Blogger Critical of Military | Human Rights Watch
” Egypt’s ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces should drop all charges against a blogger for his internet posts critical of the military, Human Rights Watch said today. “
defense lawyer, Ali Atef, told Human Rights Watch that the prosecutor’s indictment lists a series of comments on Nabil’s Facebook page in which he criticized Defense Minister Mohamed Husein Tantawi and the army for their abuses against protesters, blamed the army for Egypt’s security problems, and criticized the army for conducting forced virginity tests on female detainees. The blog posts referred to by the prosecutor included posts in which Nabil called for an end to forced military conscription and was critical of the treatment he experienced during his time in the army as a conscript.
FM: Cairo aiming for normalization with Tehran, reconcilliation in Palestine | Al-Masry Al-Youm: Today’s News from Egypt
“Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil al-Arabi, at a press conference on Tuesday, announced his intentions of improving relations between Egypt and Iran, while simultaneously attempting to achieve a reconcilliation with key Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah.”
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