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Human Rights in Arab Republic of Egypt

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Egypt: End deplorable detention and deportation of refugees ...
17 October 2013

The Egyptian authorities must end their appalling policy of unlawfully detaining and forcibly returning hundreds of refugees who have fled the armed ...

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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

Amnesty International | Egypt: State-sanctioned pattern of ...
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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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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Egypt: Boat sinking underlines wider tragedy for refugees from ...
11 October 2013

Today's shipwreck off the coast of Alexandria that drowned at least 12 people, many believed to be refugees from Syria, highlights the crushing life-and ...

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Amnesty International | Egypt: Boat sinking underlines wider ...
11 October 2013

Today's shipwreck off the coast of Alexandria that drowned at least 12 people, many believed to be refugees from Syria, highlights the crushing life-and ...

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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 ...

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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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