Political activists


Muslim Brotherhood’s Statement on the Arrest of Amb. Marzouk, and Dr. Al Qazaz

The Muslim Brotherhood condemns the arrest of a number of political activists on Thursday August 23rd by military regime security forces, foremost among them Ambassador Masoum Marzouq and Dr. Yahya

MB Statement on the Case of Foreign Funding of Non-Governmental Organizations

Whereas the Brotherhood condemns any pressure brought on the judiciary in the NGO case or any other, it backs civil organizations’ right to freedom and independence.

Democratic Alliance Stages Sit-In, Demands Prosecution of Military Leaders Accused of Killing Protesters

Below is the full Statement regarding position of Democratic Alliance, elected MPs, and several public figures on recent Cabinet clashes:

Imprisoned Egyptian blogger enters fifth day of hunger strike

Prison officials have refused to officially record the hunger strike by Maikal Nabil Sanad, the first blogger to be arrested after the overthrow of Mubarak for allegedly defamatory remarks about

Syria's Cultural Revolution

In their peaceful uprising young people have found art, comedy and music to be weapons Assad fears.

New governors sworn in Saturday

In response to the demands of opposition forces and political activists PM Essam Sharaf removed several governors appointing nine army officers and eight police officers in addition to civilians.

The West’s Debt to Egypt

The huge protests in Egypt that have been taking place for the past weeks have paid off. Great sacrifices have been made, and hundreds of people have lost their lives,

Human Rights Calls for the Dismissal of the Minister of Interior and Senior Leadership of

The Egyptian Centre for Economic and Social Rights demands the dismissal of the Minister of Interior and leaders of the police who issued and implemented decisions to fire on the

Will Tunis Succeed in Serving as Red Flag to Middle Eastern Regimes?

The witnessed unrest in Tunis serves as a startling red flag for repressive governments across the Middle East region who have continued to disregard warnings that maintaining stability through suppression

Egyptian Activists Call for Protests against Targeting Unity of the Egyptian People

Egyptian political activists from a campaign supporting Sabahi's presidential candidacy for the 2011 presidential elections, staged a protest on Saturday, January 1, 2011 at 7:00 pm in Shubra, Cairo to