The Iran tribunal investigation

For the past week, the world’s attention has been focused on the protests in front on US embassies in Muslim majority countries, with special attention devoted to the protests in front of the American embassy in Cairo. But at the same time Egyptians were gearing up for a different type of protests! Tonight, you will hear from Egyptian journalist and activist Hossam El-Hamalawy, about the recent wave of labor strikes in Egypt.

Later in the program, Human rights lawyer Nancy Hormashea will talk about the Iran Tribunal, a commission modeled after the Russel peoples’ court tribunal on Vietnam, whose aim is to investigate the mass executions and massacres of political prisoners in the 1980s, to hold the Iranian regime resulting accountable for its crime against humanity.

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