TITLE

PHARAOH'S LONG SHADOW

AUTHOR(S)
Dickey, Christopher; Peraino, Kevin
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);2/14/2005 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 145 Issue 7, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Egypt and speculates on the possibility that it could become a democracy. How Ayman Nour, an opposition member in the Egyptian Parliament, who has called for changes in the Egyptian Constitution, was put in jail; Description of his treatment and the way that he was not allowed to defend himself before being stripped of immunity; Charge that Nour forged affidavits used to win legalization for his El Ghad Party; Reaction of the State Department; Assertion that the outlook for a democracy in Egypt does not look favorable.
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16169169

 

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