Photo Gallery: Alaa al-Aswany on the Marwa al-Sherbini Murder 07/23/2009
 Marwa al-Sherbini, an Egyptian woman who was stabbed 18 times and killed by a...
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Marwa al-Sherbini, an Egyptian woman who was stabbed 18 times and killed by a Russian man of German descent as she was preparing to testify against him in the eastern German city of Dresden on July, is pictured here with her husband. Egyptian author Alaa al-Aswany asks: "Who was responsible for security in that courtroom?"

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