Arab Organizations Denounce Persecution Of Gays And Complicity Of Egyptian Media

EgyptDecember 17, 2014 – Reported by HuffingtonPost.com – Several well-known organizations in the Arab world released a joint statement on Monday denouncing the recent mass arrests of alleged gay people in Cairo, as well as the complicity of the Egyptian media in the persecution of gays.

On December 7, Mona Iraqi, a reporter for the private television channel Al Kahera Wal Nas, reportedly worked with the police to plan and film the mass arrests, a broad demonstration of force by the Egyptian regime.

Security forces invaded a Turkish bath in order to capture a group of approximately 26 men who had been accused of debauchery and immoral acts…

via Arab Organizations Denounce Persecution Of Gays And Complicity Of Egyptian Media.

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