Freedom House Testifies before Congressional Commission on Egypt
May 13, 2009
Freedom House Advocacy Director Paula Schriefer examined Egypt's restrictions on freedom of expression and the pushback from journalists and bloggers in testimony before the Tom Lantos Congressional Human Rights Commission on May 7. Her remarks came as Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak prepares to visit the White House later this month.
Read the transcript.
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