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Press Release
August 23, 2012

Mubarak-era laws in Egypt continue to criminalize expression and target journalists critical of President Morsi and the new government.

Amnesty in the News
July 4, 2012
New York Times

Mohamed Lotfy, a researcher at Amnesty International, offers insight into Egypt's president-elect and the ongoing politics.

Press Release
June 29, 2012

President Morsi must break the cycle of abuse perpetuated under Hosni Mubarak and curtail military power over civilians.

June 19, 2012

Amnesty International USA's advocacy director for the Middle East and North Africa, Sanjeev Bery, comments on the developing situation in Egypt.

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