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Leading Warraq Island activist arrested at Cairo airport as land struggle continues
Mostafa Mohie | The island’s residents have been engaged in a long battle over government plans to expropriate land
Sources: 3 Warraq activists arrested to pressure residents to make concessions in ongoing land struggle
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | Activists arrested in sting operation to pressure Warraq residents to make concessions
‘Nobody is leaving their homes’: Government decision to reclaim land fuels anger in Warraq Island
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | A Cabinet decision was taken to expropriate land on Warraq Island for public use
An interview with UN special rapporteur Leilani Farha on Egypt’s approach to housing
Mostafa Mohie | Mada Masr sits down with UN special rapporteur on the right to adequate housing, Leilani Farha
On Warraq Island, popular democracy defies secret state plans
Heba Afify | The state’s strategy regarding Warraq has seen several stages: violence, negotiation, and legal persecution
Photos and video: Warraq residents clash with security forces over demolition
Look through photos and watch a video of the clashes between Warraq residents and security forces
Battle over the Nile
Heba Afify | Residents face relocation as Warraq targeted in ongoing campaign to reclaim "illegally" occupied land
Shooting turns a wedding into a funeral
Dalia Rabie | In her hospital bed, Houwaida Refaat calls out for her 12-year-old daughter Mariam, who she still doesn’t
 
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Residents mobilize to prevent entry of construction equipment to Warraq Island
Verdict for Warraq residents’ lawsuit against the government set for March 23
State Council adjourns Warraq residents’ lawsuit to January 26
Warraq residents protest, prepare to submit appeals against government decision to reclaim land for development
UN rights envoys condemn Egypt after ‘pattern of reprisals’
Warraq Island residents continue to challenge state narrative as court battle continues
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