Egypt: Gross human rights violations under President Al-Sisi: Amnesty International submission for the UN Universal Periodic Review, 34th session of the UPR working group, November 2019
This submission was prepared for the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Egypt in November 2019. In it, Amnesty International evaluates the implementation of recommendations made to Egypt in its previous UPR, including in relation to freedom of expression, association and assembly; human rights violations in the name of counterterrorism; torture and other ill-treatment; unfair trials; the death penalty; gender-based discrimination; impunity for serious human rights violations; and failure to co-operate with UN human rights mechanisms.
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