National Democratic Institute for International Affairs

By IndepthAfrica
In Middle East
Jan 2nd, 2012
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“Less than two weeks after the military violently crushed street protests leaving dozens killed and hundreds injured, some warned Thursday’s raids were a sign of a fiercer crackdown ahead of new protests planned for Jan. 25, the anniversary of the start of the 18-day mass uprising.” CAIRO — “Egyptian...
By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Dec 29th, 2011
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Cairo – Egyptian police were searching the Cairo offices of an American and an Egyptian rights group on Thursday, a spokesperson for Human Rights Watch and the head of one of the watchdogs said. The operation is targeting the US group National Democratic Institute, according to Heba Morayef of ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Dec 29th, 2011
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Washington – The Obama administration is demanding that Egyptian authorities immediately halt raids on non-governmental organisations in the country, calling the action “inconsistent” with longstanding US-Egypt co-operation. The state department on Thursday expressed deep concern ov...