News

8/8/2001
In July 2001, working women in the Saharan city Hassi Messaoud were attacked by a mob of three-hundred men following a sermon given in the local mosque by islamist imam Amar Taleb.
31/7/2001
Egyptian court rules that no individual can petition a court to forcibly divorce another person.
11/7/2001
Maryam Ayoobi - stoned to death.
10/7/2001
Carmi Gillon, former head of the Israeli General Security Service (Shin Bet), will take up the post of Israeli Ambassador to Denmark in August 2001.
13/2/2001
Negar-Support of Women of Afghanistan was invited to attend the transfer of power ceremonies in Kabul on December 22, 2001.