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Human Rights in Arab Republic of Egypt

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Egypt: Key human rights concerns ahead of presidential ...
23 May 2014

Amnesty International Media briefing. Index: MDE 12/028/2014. 23 May 2014. Egypt: Key human rights concerns ahead of presidential elections. ...

PressItem       MDE 12/028/2014

Amnesty International | Egypt: Dozens of disappeared civilians ...
22 May 2014

Dozens of civilians have been subjected to enforced disappearance and held for months in secret detention at an Egyptian military camp, where they ...

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Egypt: Dozens of disappeared civilians face ongoing torture at ...
22 May 2014

Dozens of civilians have been subjected to enforced disappearance and held for months in secret detention at an Egyptian military camp, where they ...

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Egypt: 15 activists released after second police raid on ...
22 May 2014

At least 15 activists and lawyers were arrested this afternoon when Egyptian security forces stormed the Alexandria offices of the Egyptian Center for ...

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Egyptian-American on hunger strike: Mohamed Soltan
16 May 2014

Mohamed Soltan, the son of a Muslim Brotherhood figure, who has been detained in Egypt since August 2013, has been on hunger strike since 26 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/026/2014

Egypt: Further information: Al Jazeera journalist in solitary ...
16 May 2014

Abdallah Elshamy is now known to be in solitary confinement at a maximum-security prison as punishment for going on hunger strike. The ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/027/2014

Amnesty International | Egypt: Hunger-striking journalist in ...
15 May 2014

The Egyptian authorities must immediately and unconditionally release Abdallah Elshamy, an Al Jazeera Arabic journalist who has been placed in ...

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Egypt: Further information: Elshamy in unknown location, risks ...
13 May 2014

Prisoner of conscience Abdallah Elshamy has been moved from Tora Prison to an unknown location, which the authorities have not disclosed to his ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/025/2014

Statement on economic, social and cultural rights to the ...
6 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International drew attention to forced evictions, highlighting ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/010/2014

Statement on the death penalty to the African Commission on ...
5 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International discussed the resumption of executions ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/002/2014