August 5, 2010
by Dwyer Arce
Egyptian dissident Saad Eddin Ibrahim on Wednesday returned to Egypt after three years of exile, despite nine outstanding criminal complaints against him. Ibrahim, founder of the Ibn Khaldoun Centre for Development Studies, has been a prominent human rights activist and outspoken critic of ...[read more]
May 26, 2009
by Christian Ehret
An Egyptian court on Monday overturned the conviction of dissident Saad Eddin Ibrahim on charges related to defaming Egypt. Ibrahim, founder of the Ibn Khaldoun Centre for Development Studies, has been a prominent human rights activist and outspoken critic of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. A ...[read more]
August 5, 2008
by Devin Montgomery
The US State Department on Monday criticized Egypt's sentencing of Saad Eddin Ibrahim to two years in prison for defaming the country. Ibrahim has been aprominent human rights activist and outspoken critic of Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak, and has dual US and Egyptian citizensh... ...[read more]
August 3, 2008
by Deirdre Jurand
A judge in an Egyptian court Saturday convicted a prominent human rights activist and outspoken critic of President Hosni Mubarak in absentia of defaming Egypt and sentenced him to two years in prison. Saad Eddin Ibrahim, a dual US and Egyptian citizen who is a professor of sociology at the ...[read more]

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