Egyptian court sentences two men to life for sexual harassment

By REUTERS
July 16, 2014 14:59



CAIRO - An Egyptian court sentenced two men to life imprisonment on Wednesday and another to 20 years for sexually harassing and attacking women during celebrations held after President Abdel Fattah Sisi's election.



The verdict may ease concerns that Egyptian authorities have done little to tackle widespread sexual harassment.


Related Content

Breaking news
February 25, 2018
West bank to be under curfew during Purim, IDF spokesperson says

By JPOST.COM STAFF

Israel Weather
  • 12 - 22
    Beer Sheva
    12 - 19
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 11 - 17
    Jerusalem
    13 - 18
    Haifa
  • 16 - 26
    Elat
    13 - 21
    Tiberias