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March 15, 2012

Amnesty International Says “Ship of Shame” Should Not be Allowed to Deliver Cargo, Fearing Security Forces Will Use Arms to Abuse Rights. AI USA asks Secretary Clinton to Withhold Certification Req...

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March 15, 2012
A ship en route from the USA to Egypt is carrying arms which could be used by Egyptian security forces to commit human rights violations.
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March 9, 2012
The trial of an Egyptian military doctor accused of conducting forced “virginity tests” on a woman protester will show if female victims of violence by the army will receive any redress.
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March 1, 2012
Egypt has lifted a travel ban on some, but not all, foreign nationals targeted in a crackdown on NGO workers.

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