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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Egypt: Syrian-Palestinian refugees risk deportation
11 December 2014

Two Syrian-Palestinian refugees are at imminent risk of being deported to either Gaza or Syria. They are also about to be transferred to a guarded room ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/069/2014

Egypt: further information: Court to revew Khaled al-Qazzaz's ...
11 December 2014

A court is due to review the detention of Khaled al-Qazzaz on 17 December. The former presidential aide has yet to receive the surgery he needs for ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/068/2014

Egypt: further information: Al Jazeera journalists to appeal
10 December 2014

Jailed Al Jazeera media workers Mohamed Fahmy, Peter Greste and Baher Mohamed's appeal before Egypt's highest court is scheduled for 1 January ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/067/2014

Amnesty International | The world's pitiful response to Syria's ...
5 December 2014

World leaders are failing to offer protection to Syria's most vulnerable refugees with catastrophic consequences, Amnesty International has warned in ...

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Syria: Left out in the cold: Syrian refugees abandoned by the ...
5 December 2014

The three-year-old conflict in Syria has created one of the worst humanitarian crises in recent history. So far, nearly half of the country's population has ...

Report       MDE 24/047/2014

Egypt: Executive summary: Evaluation of Amnesty ...
30 November 2014

This document provides a summary of the external evaluation of Amnesty International's 2013 Crisis and Transition Project in Egypt. The evaluation ...

Document       MDE 12/065/2014

Egypt: End wave of home demolitions, forced evictions in ...
27 November 2014

The Egyptian authorities must halt the arbitrary demolition of hundreds of homes and mass forced evictions under way in Rafah, North Sinai in order ...

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Egypt: Student detained and tortured after protest: Mahmoud ...
14 November 2014

Mahmoud Hussien, an 18-year-old student, has been held in detention without trial for 293 days, pending investigation. He is facing several trumped ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/062/2014

Scores of Syrian and Palestinian refugees at imminent risk of ...
14 November 2014

The Egyptian authorities must immediately release and refrain from deporting at least 66 refugees from Syria and Gaza, including a number of children ...

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Egypt's defence of human rights record 'cynical' | Amnesty ...
5 November 2014

Egypt's defence of its human rights record lay in tatters today, Amnesty International said following the country's Universal Periodic Review (UPR) ...

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