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Egypt: Release journalist facing military trial for Sinai ...
27 September 2013

An Egyptian journalist facing an unfair military trial over his coverage of events in Sinai must be immediately and unconditionally released, said Amnesty ...

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Egypt: Over 150 refugees from Syria detained
20 September 2013

The refugees are being detained in Egypt following an attempt to leave Egypt by boat. The group includes an unaccompanied nine-year-old boy. Under ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/055/2013

Egypt: Further information: Canadian detainees on hunger ...
19 September 2013

Canadians Tarek Loubani and John Greyson are on hunger strike in protest at their continued detention in Egypt. On 14 September, the Public Prosecution ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/054/2013

Egypt: Two Canadians detained in Egypt
13 September 2013

Two Canadian nationals have been detained by Egypt's Public Prosecution on charges relating to violent protests in the capital, Cairo, on 16 August ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/053/2013

Egypt: Syrian conflict refugees face deportation
13 September 2013

Twenty-three refugees from Syria – 21 Syrians and two Palestinians – are at risk of deportation from Egypt, including five women and nine children. The ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/052/2013

Amnesty International | Egypt: Detained Morsi supporters ...
12 September 2013

Scores of detainees arrested following the dispersal of two large pro-Morsi sit-ins in Cairo last month have been deprived of their basic legal rights, ...

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Egypt: Detained Morsi supporters denied their rights | Amnesty ...
12 September 2013

Scores of detainees arrested following the dispersal of two large pro-Morsi sit-ins in Cairo last month have been deprived of their basic legal rights.

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Egypt: Further information: Egypt deports Syria refugees
6 September 2013

The Egyptian authorities deported 41 Syrians and Palestinians from Syria to Turkey and Lebanon. The group, which included at least 13 children and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/051/2013

Wire, September/October 2013. Vol. 43, issue 005
30 August 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Egypt's long road to equality 3) Forced evictions; 'Even the rats in my house are worried' 4) 'They would only succeed if we ...

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Amnesty International | Egypt: Security forces must show ...
23 August 2013

The killing of at least 1089 people over the past week underscores the urgent need for Egypt's security forces to comply with international standards on ...

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