Egypt: ‘Chilling’ Crackdown On Female Tiktok Users Must End

The Egyptian authorities must immediately end their crackdown on women TikTok users being prosecuted on absurd charges of “indecency” and “violating family principles and values”, Amnesty International said today.

Since April, Egyptian authorities have arrested 10 women TikTok ‘influencers’ and put them on trial as authorities’ use increasingly repressive tactics to control online conduct.

Those prosecuted all have large followings on social media, ranging from hundreds of thousands to several…

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