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Human Rights in Arab Republic of Egypt

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Egypt: court to try 494 people over protests
13 August 2014

A court in Cairo is due to try 494 people for their alleged role in violence during protests in August 2013, in a case which may lead to mass death sentences ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/042/2014

Amnesty International | EGYPT: As judges recuse themselves ...
12 August 2014

As news breaks that three judges have recused themselves from a mass court case in Egypt, Amnesty International remains concerned that show trials ...

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Egypt: As judges recuse themselves in Morsi protest trial, fears ...
12 August 2014

As news breaks that three judges have recused themselves from a mass court case in Egypt, Amnesty International remains concerned that show trials ...

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Egypt: Ex-president's aide denied vital medical care: Khaled al ...
7 August 2014

Former presidential aide Khaled al-Qazzaz, detained without charge for over a year, is in failing health and requires surgery. The Egyptian authorities ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/041/2014

Amnesty International assessment of the implementation by ...
1 August 2014

In this document, Amnesty International provides an overview of the state of implementation of key recommendations made in the previous reviews, in ...

Report       IOR 41/026/2014

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 20th ...
1 August 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/025/2014

Egypt: Further information: Activists remanded in jail, trial in ...
9 July 2014

Human rights defender and NGO staff member Yara Sallam, activist Sanaa Ahmed Seif and 20 other detainees stood trial on 29 June on charges of ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/040/2014

Amnesty International | Egypt: Rampant torture, arbitrary ...
3 July 2014

A surge in arbitrary arrests, detentions and harrowing incidents of torture and deaths in police custody recorded by Amnesty International provide strong ...

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Egypt: Rampant torture, arbitrary arrests and detentions signal ...
3 July 2014

A surge in arbitrary arrests, detentions and harrowing incidents of torture and deaths in police custody show a sharp deterioration in human rights in ...

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Egypt: Further information: Father of Morsi's aide released ...
2 July 2014

Adly al-Qazzaz was released in the early morning of 25 June after eight months in detention. He had suffered two heart attacks in detention and needed ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/039/2014