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Follow up to Death penalty: 'Attiyat Hussain Hassan
2 May 2000

'Attiyat Hussain Hassan was hanged on 24 April 2000, in Damanhour prison, Upper Egypt. She had been sentenced to death in October 1998 for the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/012/2000

Egypt: Death penalty
2 May 2000

Policeman Ayman Mustafa Lasheen and Hanan Mamduh al-Sharbani were sentenced to death on 23 April, for the murder of Hanan Mamduh al-Sharbani's ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/013/2000

Egypt: Death Penalty - Sha'ban 'Ali 'Abd al-Ghani
16 April 2000

Sha'ban 'Ali 'Abd al-Ghani has been sentenced to death for his alleged part in the activities of an armed Islamist group. He has no right of appeal against ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/011/2000

Egypt: Death Penalty / Possible imminent execution
12 April 2000

On 10 April 2000, the Cairo Criminal Court sentenced Gamal Muhammad Amin and his friend 'Afaf Isma'il Muhammad to death. Their last chance now ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/010/2000

Egypt: Hafez Abu Sa'ada returns to Egypt: Authorities must ...
10 March 2000

News Service 47/00. AI INDEX: MDE 12/08/00. 10 March 2000. Hafez Abu Sa'ada returns to Egypt: Authorities must now ...

Press Release       MDE 12/008/2000

Egypt: Amnesty International observes unfair trial of prisoners ...
10 March 2000

News Service: 47/00. AI Index: MDE 12/09/00. 10 MARCH 2000. MEDIA ADVISORY. EGYPT. Amnesty International observes ...

Press Release       MDE 12/009/2000

Albania/Egypt: Further information on fear of refoulement ...
29 February 2000

Ahmed Isma'il 'Othman was executed by hanging at al-Isti'naf prison in Cairo on 23 February 2000. He was sentenced to death in absentia in an unfair ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/006/2000

Egypt: Further information Death Penalty/Unfair trial/Risk of ...
29 February 2000

Ahmed Ibrahim al-Sayyid al-Naggar was executed by hanging at al-Isti'naf prison in Cairo on 23 February 2000. He was sentenced to death in absentia ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/005/2000

Egypt: Egyptian human rights defender faces years of ...
15 February 2000

News Service 31/00. AI INDEX: MDE 12/04/00. 15 February 2000. Amnesty International (AI). Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network. ...

Press Release       MDE 12/004/2000

Egypt: Death penalty
4 January 2000

During December 1999, death sentences were passed down on Widad Habib Saleh (f), Mohammad Ramadhan Mohammad Ma'atouq, Fatiha Mohammad ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/002/2000