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Letter to Field Marshall Mohamed Hussein Tantawi

Dear Field Marshall Tantawi:

On behalf of the undersigned human rights organizations, we are writing to
express our deep concern over the ongoing harassment and prosecution of
civil society organizations in Egypt. We call on you to drop all charges
against these organizations and their staff members, both domestic and
foreign. We further call on you to adopt legislation regulating the activity of
nongovernmental organizations that is in line with international standards,
including the United Nations Declaration on Human Rights Defenders, and
that protects, rather than restricts, the fundamental right to freedom of

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