The 2013 Annual Report on
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36 refugees from Syria, many of Palestinian origin, have been deported to Syria today, according to information received by Amnesty International.
On 29 September the detention of two Canadians, Tarek Loubani and John Greyson, was extended by 45 days. The men claim they were beaten following their arrest and ...
Urgent Action MDE 12/057/2013
An Egyptian journalist facing an unfair military trial over his coverage of events in Sinai must be immediately and unconditionally released, said Amnesty International ...
The refugees are being detained in Egypt following an attempt to leave Egypt by boat. The group includes an unaccompanied nine-year-old boy. Under international ...
Urgent Action MDE 12/055/2013
Canadians Tarek Loubani and John Greyson are on hunger strike in protest at their continued detention in Egypt. On 14 September, the Public Prosecution extended ...
Urgent Action MDE 12/054/2013
Twenty-three refugees from Syria – 21 Syrians and two Palestinians – are at risk of deportation from Egypt, including five women and nine children. The two Palestinians ...
Urgent Action MDE 12/052/2013
Two Canadian nationals have been detained by Egypt's Public Prosecution on charges relating to violent protests in the capital, Cairo, on 16 August.
Urgent Action MDE 12/053/2013
Scores of detainees arrested following the dispersal of two large pro-Morsi sit-ins in Cairo last month have been deprived of their basic legal rights, Amnesty ...
Scores of detainees arrested following the dispersal of two large pro-Morsi sit-ins in Cairo last month have been deprived of their basic legal rights.