Tag: crackdown

Parliament was informed about committee’s visit to Geneva: MP Al-Sadat

Al-Sadat and other MPs were subject to harassment from fellow MPs and…

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CIHRS cancels annual human rights summer school in fear of crackdown

The annual summer school has been hosted in Cairo for 22 years

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Parliament’s Human Rights Committee and NCHR: two legitimate human rights bodies obstructed

As the state and its affiliates remain reluctant to discuss human rights,…

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Ill treatment of Malek Adly ordered by top state authorities: lawyers

Campaign supporting prisoners of conscience exposes Adly’s case as symbol of crackdown

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Lawyers Syndicate announces support for arrested rights defender Malek Adly

The syndicate will not abandon its sons who defend the nation, its…

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Prosecution issues more arrest warrants ahead of Monday’s protests

Security crackdown continues following dozens of arbitrary arrests and house raids

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Nationwide security raids ahead of 25 April protests

Rights' lawyers filed reports accusing Interior Ministry of kidnapping citizens, after failing…

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Plea to suspend imprisonment verdict against novelist Ahmed Nagy

Defence lawyers of jailed journalist and novelist Ahmed Nagy filed a plea…

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Thousands of arrests in 2015 cause overcrowding in cells: NCHR

11,877 were arrested during 2015, 418 in October for alleged Brotherhood membership,…

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More assets seized by state for ‘Muslim Brotherhood affiliation’

The finances of 16 hospitals across Egypt are to be seized by…

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