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Human Rights in Arab Republic of Egypt

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Jordan: Growing restrictions, tough conditions: The plight of ...
31 October 2013

Almost one third of Syria's population have fled their homes. More than 2 million are refugees living outside Syria – mostly in Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey ...

Report       MDE 16/003/2013

Egypt: Father of Morsi's aide arrested
31 October 2013

Egyptian armed security forces arrested 67-year-old Adly al-Qazzaz at his home in Cairo, at 3 am on 24 October 2013. A State Security Prosecutor is ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/063/2013

Egypt's draft protest law paves the way for fresh bloodshed
18 October 2013

Amnesty International. Public Statement. Egypt's draft protest law paves the way for fresh bloodshed. 18 October 2013. AI index: MDE 12/061/2013. ...

Public Statement       MDE 12/061/2013

Egypt: Draft law to curb protests will pave way for further ...
18 October 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. 18 October 2013. AI index: MDE 12/062/2013. Egypt: Draft law to curb ...

PressItem       MDE 12/062/2013

Egypt: 'We cannot live here any more': Refugees from Syria in ...
17 October 2013

Egypt's treatment of refugees from Syria is a violation of international law. Hundreds of women, men and children have fled conflict only to be subjected ...

Report       MDE 12/060/2013

Canada: Further information: Canadians released from ...
16 October 2013

Canadian nationals Tarek Loubani and John Greyson were released on 5 October 2013. They had spent 50 days in detention.

Urgent Action       MDE 12/059/2013

Egypt: State-sanctioned pattern of excessive use of force by ...
14 October 2013

Evidence gathered from eyewitnesses, health officials and wounded protesters suggests security forces used live ammunition to disperse crowds of mostly ...

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Amnesty International | Egypt: Christians scapegoated after ...
9 October 2013

A detailed report into the attacks targeting Coptic Christian communities in August reveals the extent of the failure of the security services to protect the ...

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Egypt: 'How long are we going to live in this injustice?': Egypt's ...
9 October 2013

An unprecedented wave of sectarian attacks on Coptic Christians swept Egypt on 14 August 2013 as the security forces violently dispersed protest camps ...

Report       MDE 12/058/2013

Egypt: Christians scapegoated after dispersal of pro-Morsi sit ...
9 October 2013

A detailed report into the attacks targeting Coptic Christian communities in August reveals the extent of the failure of the security services to protect the ...

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