Thursday, September 28, 2006

Egyptian Baha'is Still Fighting for Freedom

The Baha'i World News Service has offered an update on the situation of the Baha'is in Egypt:

CAIRO, 21 September (BWNS)-- The Supreme Administrative Court here has again postponed its hearing on the government appeal of a lower court's ruling upholding the right of a Baha'i couple to have their religion properly identified on government documents.

In a brief hearing on Saturday, 16 September 2006, the Court continued the case until 20 November in order to await the completion of an advisory report from the State Commissioner's Authority on the case. (Read the whole thing here)