HRW Chief Denied Entry to Egypt (12)

Tasnim Iran 2014.08.11 14:45
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The executive director of Human Rights Watch and another senior staff member have been denied entry to Egypt after being held at Cairo's international airport for 12 hours. Kenneth Roth, executive director of the New York-based rights group, and HRW Middle East director Sarah Leah Whitson were held overnight before being denied entry, Whitson wrote on Twitter. "It's official - shortest visit to Cairo ever - 12 hours before deportation
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