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The Egyptian Coordination for Rights and Freedoms reported that during 2015 and the first half of 2016, the number of arbitrary arrests reached 26,207; with...
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The human rights organisation Insania has reported 553 cases of violations against Egyptian journalists during the first half of 2016. These violations range from physical attacks...
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Detained award-winning lawyer Mahienour El-Massry along with six other detainees have announced that they will continue their open-ended hunger strike in Qanater women’s prison, demanding...
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The UK Home Office released an internal policy document on Wednesday August 3, 2016 providing guidance on how to deal with asylum cases of Egyptian...
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An Egyptian court sentenced Saturday 13 anti-regime opponents to death after a retrial for allegedly killing a police officer in 2013. The court referred the...
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Nasr City Court dropped a prison sentence against a 3 year old child on Monday July 25, Egypt Watch has learnt. The child, Ziad Hassan...
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Ayedah Saif al-Dawlah, founder of al-Nadeem Centre for Treatment and Rehabilitation of Victims of Violence and Torture in Prisons has provided a list of individuals currently imprisoned...
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EgyptWatch has heard of the desperate cry for help from a mother of a child detainee, 18 year old high school student Ahmed Saeed el-Desoki...
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Nasser Amin, a prominent human rights lawyer at the state-backed National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) said on Thursday that he was turned back at the...
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On 30 May 2016, a Military court in Cairo ruled in case 174/2015 known as the “Advanced operations case", that eight defendants be sentenced to...
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