Egyptian Military Raids Foreign-Funded NGO Offices
By: Linda Wertheimer and Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson
December 29, 2011
The State Department is calling on Egyptian authorities to stop the harassment of non-governmental organizations. Egyptian security forces earlier raided the offices of 17 NGOs. The military claims some of them were operating without permits.
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