Central Ohio public health advocates gained some political support on Monday to keep funding intact for a children’s health insurance program.
Ohio State Grad, Pro-Democracy Activist in Egypt Arrested
25 year old Ohio State University graduate Mohamed Soltan was arrested Sunday while protesting for democracy in Egypt. Security forces under the new interim government took him into custody. His current status remains unclear and his location is unknown.
Soltan’s friends and family in Columbus and in Washington D.C. are reported to be contacting Congressional leaders to find more information about his arrest and to help in his release.