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Egyptian Baha’is Meet with Committee of 50 Chairman to Weigh in on Constitution

Last week, a delegation of Egyptian Baha’is met with Amr Moussa, chairman of the Committee of 50, a constitutional body tasked with drafting Egypt’s n…

al nour 5 Jul

Salafists and Egypt’s New Constitution: Will Religious Freedom Be On the Agenda?

Though recent political developments in Egypt have given cause for many to celebrate, there is ample concern about the context in which the ousting of…

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Baha’i Rights Media Round-Up: Week of July 3rd, 2013


Ramin Aidalkhani transferred to Meshginshahr prison (Sen’s Daily – June 25th)

Ramin Aidalkhani, a Baha’i who is serving a two-year senten…

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Baha’i Rights Media Round-Up: Week of June 3rd, 2013


Seventy Seven guilty verdicts issued by appeals courts (HRIRAN – May 29th)

In the past year, the appeals courts has issued 77 guilty verd…

Egypt newspaper comments 7 Jan

What Conditions? Egypt’s Minister of Education Discriminates Against Baha’i Children

5 January 2013- Despite the new year, Egyptian Minister of Education Ibrahim Deif reiterated his old comments about the (lack of) acceptance of Baha’i…

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What Would Egypt’s New Constitution Mean for Baha’i Rights?

“Article 43: Freedom of belief is an inviolable right. The State shall guarantee the freedom to practice religious rites and to establish places of…

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