Tag: HRW

Parliament member refuses to backtrack from comments supporting FGM

HRW calls on Egypt to enact harder penalties on FGM practitioners

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58-year-old prisoner dies in detention in Alexandria

The Ministry of Interior's detention centres are criticised for their lack of…

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HRW calls on parliament to investigate Rabaa Al-Adaweya mass killings, compensate families

Human Rights Watch describes Rabaa Al-Adaweya dispersal as worst mass killing in…

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Banning Nazra’s director from travelling is part of an ongoing repression of civil society: HRW

A national security officer attempted to interrogate Mozn Hassan at the airport

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HRW: Scale of crackdown on Ethiopia’s Oromo ‘unprecedented’

In a new report, Human Rights Watch is calling on the Ethiopian…

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HRW calls on Egyptian authorities to release Taher Mokhtar, his two roommates

The statement alleges that Mokhtar’s arrest is tied to his work documenting…

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HRW urges Egypt to legalise independent trade unions on International Workers Day

Protecting workers’ rights to independently organise is a basic right not a…

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HRW, Amnesty decry police clampdown on Monday protests

Anyone detained for peacefully protesting should be released, says Amnesty International

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HRW condemns possible closure of El Nadeem Centre

The centre may face closure for purported violations

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HRW calls on Al-Sisi to condemn Justice Minister’s calls to incitement

In his first televised interview, Al-Zind advocates killing Muslim Brotherhood members

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