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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

Amnesty International | Egypt: End deplorable detention and ...
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: 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

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: '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

Amnesty International | Egypt must not return refugees to Syria
4 October 2013

36 refugees from Syria, many of Palestinian origin, have been deported to Syria today, according to information received by Amnesty International.

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