Archive for 2 يوليو، 2008

Schools reject enrollment papers of Bahai children


نشرت امس جريدة ايجيبشيان ديلى نيوز  1 يوليو 2008 ما يلى
By Sarah Carr
First Published: July 1, 2008

CAIRO: Local schools are denying Bahais the right to enroll their children, five months after an Egyptian court recognized the right of members of the minority religion to leave the religious affiliation field on birth certificates and ID cards blank.
Adel Ramadan, a lawyer with the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR) — which brought the case that was ruled on in January — says that schools are refusing to accept personal identity documents printed on paper.