The outpouring of public grief in the wake of his death has shown that Lobo Antunes wasn’t short of either quality. “He took the time to hear people’s stories, and treated everyone the same, regardless of their status. He made everyone feel special,” explains paediatrician and eldest daughter, Margarida.
STEVEN R. Population Unit United Press InternationalCity to Weigh Variance in Zone for High Rises MARTHA L. Envoy Says WILLIAM J. We do not want that,” Clinton told reporters in Munich, Germany, where she had met Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr.”We have worked very hard the last year to put in place financial assistance and other support for the economic and political reforms that are occurring in Egypt and we will have to closely review these matters as it comes time for us to certify whether or not any of these funds from our government can be made available under these circumstances,” she said.On Sunday, State Department spokesman Mark Toner said, “We are deeply concerned by these reports and are seeking clarification from the government of Egypt.”But the Egyptian government appeared adamant in pursuing the cases against the Americans and foreign nationals from Serbia and Germany.Faiza Abu El Naga, who administers foreign financing for the Cabinet, was quoted by Al Ahram state newspaper as saying, “The government will not hesitate to expose foreign schemes that threaten the stability of the homeland.”The investigation into nongovernmental organizations resonates in an Egypt that is increasingly wary of outside intervention, especially from Washington, which it considers too close an ally to Israel. Analysts and activists say it also provides the ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, or SCAF, with a diversion from the country’s deep economic and social problems. Aid.In a statement Sunday, the IRI said the charges amounted to “escalating attacks” on democracy organizations and were “a politically motivated effort to squash Egypt’s growing civil society, orchestrated through the courts, in part by Mubarak era holdovers.””IRI’s work with Egyptian civil society supports nonpartisan voter education and civic engagement with the goal of enhancing democratic participation and does not interfere with or influence the outcome of elections,” the group said on its website..
“A real inspection involves looking at the facility from the inside out, taking dimensions, asking for original drawings, what was the build to specifications, measuring any footings for the centrifuges that have been installed,” Kay tells NPR’s Robert Siegel. “How large are the centrifuges? Where did the power come from? Most importantly, talking to the engineers who did the design and construction and the scientists who are going to operate it. So it’s a long process.