Posted by: becketfund | June 5, 2010

Egypt: Court Upholds Ruling Regarding Marriage and Citizenship

CAIRO – A court has upheld a ruling urging the government to consider stripping Egyptian men who are married to Israeli women of their citizenship, the BBC reported on June 5.  The ruling requires officials to send all such cases to the cabinet, to be decided on an individual basis, and the court said the government should take into consideration whether the Israeli woman is an Arab or a Jew.

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