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Can Egypt Prosecute 54 Million Voters?

Thursday, September 10, 2020, GMT 2:45 pm
By:Mena Pacs Team

In a first of its kind, Egypt has referred more than 54 million voters to the public prosecution office for their failure to vote in the Senate elections. CAIRO —…

Topic:Justice, Security Reform

Demolition of Egypt ’s Heritage: Reality and Dangers

Wednesday, September 9, 2020, GMT 10:54 pm
By:Mena Pacs Team

In recent years, successive governments in Egypt have demolished many heritage sites, under the pretext of development, which infuriated citizens as well as specialists who condemned this unacceptable behavior. However,…

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Iraq: The Changing Face of Baghdad ‘s Historic Neighbourhoods

Wednesday, September 9, 2020, GMT 12:18 pm
By:Mena Pacs Team

Baghdad, Iraq - A relentless cacophony of construction noise rings out across Harthiya, heralding the unstoppable encroachment of a growing megacity on this once quiet neighbourhood of central Baghdad. Concrete…

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Slavery and Racism in Mauritania

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, GMT 6:48 pm
By:Mena Pacs Team

Mauritania, the last country in the world to outlaw slavery, is also dealing with the consequences of racism. As the United States wrestles with the legacy of slavery and systemic…

Topic:Post Electoral Violence

Army Operations in Sinai Continue Unabated

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, GMT 11:00 am
By:Mena Pacs Team

The Egyptian armed forces said they had launched successful military attacks on terrorist hideouts and arms warehouses in the Sinai, inflicting heavy losses on the Islamic State-affiliated Wilayat Sinai. CAIRO…

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Egypt: Lawyers Say Morsi’s Son Killed by ‘Lethal Substance’

Tuesday, September 8, 2020, GMT 10:44 am
By:Mena Pacs Team

Abdullah, youngest son of Egypt 's former president Mohamed Morsi, died a year ago months after his father. Lawyers for the family of Egypt 's ex-president Mohamed Morsi said they…

Topic:Post Electoral Violence
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