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"Uprisings and Aftermath: Human Rights in Syria, Libya, and Egypt, A View from the Ground," with Sarah Leah Whitson and Jillian Schwedler

  • 160 Convent Ave New York, NY 10031 United States (map)

The uprisings in six countries in the Arab world generated tremendous optimism about a future for the Middle East that would include democratically elected governments committed to respecting the human rights of their citizens. 

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