Raid on NGOs by Egyptian military spurs widespread condemnation

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Mass raids carried out against non-governmental organizations or NGOs in Cairo, Egypt have been widely condemned by the UN and international community.

The unprecedented attacks against the NGOs took place on Thursday during office hours.

Computers, files and cell phones were seized in the operation.

Frej Finniche, Chief of the Middle East and North Africa Section in the UN Human Rights Office described the events for Jocelyne Sambira.

Duration: 2'29''

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