Tag: HRW

Court to hear prosecution’s appeal on FGM death case

13-year-old girl died during FGM operation, father and doctor are accused on

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NGO to move international programmes abroad due to ‘war on civil society’

Award-winning, Cairo-based CIHRS says human rights organisations face ongoing threats

Hend Kortam Hend Kortam

UN expresses concern over ‘increasing polarisation’ in Egypt

Egyptian authorities should ensure that "excessive use of force" is not exercised

Menna Zaki Menna Zaki

WHO demands end to ‘virginity tests’

Recent WHO handbook states "there is no place for virginity testing" and

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HRW condemns death sentence over Facebook posts in Iran

Defendant may face execution, human rights organisation says

Adham Youssef Adham Youssef

56 judges suspended over ‘Brotherhood support’

Judges referred to the disciplinary committee for signing pro-Morsi statement

Adham Youssef Adham Youssef

Rafah crossing closed indefinitely after deadly Sinai attacks

Al-Sisi says government "ready to take action to solve the problem on

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Al-Sisi stresses independence of judiciary in Al Jazeera case

President says foreign journalists guilty of crimes should be deported

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Rights group urges Gaza donors to end Israeli blockade

Human Rights Watch calls Israeli, Egyptian blockade of Gaza "collective punishment"

Ali Omar Ali Omar

Rights group condemns arrest of Rabaa Al-Adaweya witness

Human Rights Watch says former professor was beaten and his home raided

Menna Zaki Menna Zaki