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HRW Criticizes Egypt's New Anti-Terror Law

Human Rights Watch leveled harsh criticism Wednesday at Egypt's new anti-terrorism law, saying the measure has an overly broad definition of what constitutes a terrorist act and leaves Egyptians open to stiff sentences for things that may amount to "civil disobedience." Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi signed the law Sunday, less than two months after he pledged to strengthen anti-terror policy following a bombing in Cairo that killed the country's top...

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