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Egypt: Further information: Peaceful protesters to stand trial
20 March 2014

Prisoners of conscience Alaa Abdel Fattah and Ahmed Abdel Rahman will stand trial on 23 March, along with 23 other men, for breaking Egypt's repressive ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/013/2014

Egypt: Silence is not an option: HRC25 joint NGO letter
3 March 2014

In this joint letter, civil society organizations from around the world urge the United Nations Human Rights Council to address the grave human rights ...

Open Letter       MDE 12/012/2014

Egypt: Further information: Evicted families attacked by ...
28 February 2014

Security forces used excessive force to disperse homeless families from the rubble of their former homes, from which they were forcibly evicted on 18 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/011/2014

Amnesty International | Egypt: End military trial of journalists
25 February 2014

Egypt's armed forces must end the military trial of two journalists, release them immediately and unconditionally, and drop all charges against them, Amnesty ...

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Egypt: End military trial of journalists | Amnesty International
25 February 2014

Egypt's armed forces must end the military trial of two journalists, release them immediately and unconditionally, and drop all charges against them, Amnesty ...

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Egypt: 1,200 families forcibly evicted in Cairo
21 February 2014

The Cairo Governorate forcibly evicted at least 1200 families on 18 February and demolished their homes. The families were reportedly given no warning ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/010/2014

Egypt: Deadly bombing in Egypt's South Sinai condemned
17 February 2014

Amnesty International. Public Statement. Deadly bombing in Egypt's South Sinai condemned. 17 February 2014. Index: MDE 12/009/2014. ...

Public Statement       MDE 12/009/2014

Egypt: The Human Rights Situation in Egypt: Amnesty ...
14 February 2014

The scale and severity of ongoing human rights violations in Egypt requires immediate action by the Human Rights Council. Amnesty International urges ...

Document       MDE 12/008/2014

Egypt: Further information: Morsi and his aides to stand trial
14 February 2014

Deposed president Mohamed Morsi and five of his aides will stand trial on 16 February on charges of “spying”. If convicted, they may face the death penalty ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/007/2014

Amnesty International | Egypt: Release women protesters ...
7 February 2014

The Egyptian authorities must immediately and unconditionally release three women arrested last November at a protest at Mansoura University, said ...

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