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Spotlight: Egypt | Free Expression & the Law

The crackdown continues

The crackdown continues

Activist Mohammed Zaree was short-listed for the prestigious Martin Ennals human rights award. But the Egyptian government was not impressed: It may soon decide to put him behind bars.

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  • Alaa Abdel Fattah: A prisoner banned from reading
  • Alaa Abdel Fattah: A prisoner banned from reading

    Abdel Fattah has been in isolation since the beginning of 2015. Because of restrictions on his right to read, to receive information, and to correspond with family and friends, he is severely limited in his ability to communicate with the outside world.

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