TITLE

'Did I Take Democracy Too Seriously?'

AUTHOR(S)
Nour, Ayman
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Newsweek;3/14/2005, Vol. 145 Issue 11, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a letter by Egyptian opposition leader Ayman Nour that he wrote from jail after being arrested by Egyptian security forces. Legal battles fought by Nour in which he won the right to establish the Tomorrow Party to oppose the Egyptian government; Accusation that Nour forged the documents needed to found the Tomorrow Party; Nour's quandary into the reasons for his imprisonment; Concern expressed by U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice over Nour's imprisonment.
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16331813

 

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