TITLE

Arrest tests Mubarak's democratic credentials

PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;3/11/2005, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on criticisms being faced by Egypt President Hosni Mubarak from his opponents following the arrest of opposition party leader Ayman Nour over allegations that he forged documents used to secure legal status for his Party of Tomorrow. Stand of the U.S. government on Nour's detention; Factors that contributed to Nour's decision to run in the presidential race in 2005; Issues on the decision of the president to allow multiple candidates to stand in presidential elections.
ACCESSION #
16639195

 

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