Egypt Revoking Citizenship of Egyptian
Men Married to Israeli Women
Executive Summary – To make things worse in the middle east Egypt has decided to revoke the
citizenship of Egyptian men married to Israeli women. The resulting children will also have their
citizenship revoked. This in an ex post facto (retroactive) decision. Such decisions are usually considered
unconstitutional in a free nation. The Egyptian Supreme Court backed this decision. It will affect about
30,000 Egyptian men.