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Parliament gives preliminary approval on new NCHR Law

The parliament is likely to vote in favour of adopting a new law organising the work of the National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) after members of parliament gave preliminary approval during Monday’s session, state media reported. Law 94/2003, expected to be updated, defines the role of the state-funded but independent council, as well as …

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US ambassador to Egypt completes his tour, leaves Cairo

Ambassador Robert Stephen Beecroft completed his three-year assignment as the US ambassador to the Arab Republic of Egypt on 30June and has departed the country. Deputy chief of mission Thomas Goldberger has assumed the duties of chargé d’affaires to the US mission in Egypt. Goldberger is a career diplomat and member of the Senior Foreign …

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