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Human Rights in Egypt: The Case of Sa'ad Eddin Ibrahim

September: Barbara Ibrahim, Cairo, Egypt

Barbara Ibrahim spoke about the arrest of her husband Sa'ad Eddin Ibrahim a well-known Egyptian professor and intellectual by the Egyptian government. She argued that her husband had been arrested due to his political views, and that the arrest is a clear case of human rights violations and a threat to academic freedom and other forms of freedom in Egypt.