Monday, October 01, 2007

On Egyptian Laws: Only Three Choices for Religion

The situation facing Baha'is in Egypt has caught the attention of this Christian in Malaysia. -gw

The weird one is when a group of citizens from the Baha’i tribe wanted their religion to be left blank in their official documents but Egyptian laws require each citizen to state that they are either Muslim, Christian or Jewish. I guess the judges must be having sleepless nights lately.

Johnny Ong, "Religion Conversion Case in Egypt," Life's Happenings

"Dust Storm off Egypt," uploaded on September 16, 2005 by alpoma on flickr

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