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  • Samira Ibrahim acknowledges ‘anti-Zionist’ tweet

    March 8, 2013 | 6:01 am

    After claiming her Twitter account was hacked, an Egyptian human rights activist appeared to acknowledge at least some of the anti-Jewish tweets that led the Obama administration to delay honoring her with an award.

    "I refused to apologize to the Zionist lobby in America on the...

  • State-honored activist claims tweets attacking Jews, Israelis were not hers

    March 7, 2013 | 9:45 am

    An Egyptian human rights activist set to be honored by the Obama administration says tweets on her Twitter feed attacking Jews and celebrating a a deadly attack on Israelis were the result of hacking.

    Samira Ibrahim is one of ten women who on Friday will receive the International...