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Egypt: Further information on health concern / ill-treatment ...
7 July 1998

'Abd al-Mun'im Gamal al-Din 'Abd al-Mun'im has reportedly stopped his hunger strike and has now been transferred from prison to Tora Penitentiary ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/039/1998

Egypt: Further information on possible prisoners of conscience ...
7 July 1998

Magdi Ahmad Hussain and Mohammad Hilal were released from detention on 3 July 1998 after their sentences for libel were overturned by the Court ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/038/1998

Egypt: Death penalty: Latifa 'Abd al-Rahim
5 July 1998

Latifa 'Abd al-Rahim is at risk of imminent execution. Her sentence has been approved by the Mufti and confirmed by the Cairo Criminal Court.

Urgent Action       MDE 12/037/1998

Egypt: Further information on death penalty
15 June 1998

Magdi Hamed Thabit's death sentence has been commuted into a life sentence with forced labour. Ussama Mohammad Thabit and Saber 'Ali Abu-Zeid ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/035/1998

Egypt: Further information on death penalty / legal concern ...
11 June 1998

Mohammad Fathi 'Abd al-'Azim and Mahmoud Mostafa Sulaymanwere excuted on 11 June 1998. They were originally acquitted of charges against them ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/033/1998

Egypt: Health concern / ill-treatment / possible prisoner of ...
8 June 1998

Amnesty International has just learned that 'Abd al-Mun'im Gamal al-Din 'Abd al-Mun'im's already grave health condition has deteriorated seriously since ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/032/1998

Death Penalty News June 1998
31 May 1998

1. Call for moratorium on executions; 2. Special Rapporteur calls for laws to protect mentally retarded: Attacks use of death penalty in USA; 3. Special ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/003/1998

Egypt: Death penalty / imminent execution
28 May 1998

Mohammad al-Gindi Ramadhan, Mohammad Fathi Raslan, Salah al-Badri and Abu al-Mawaheb Ibrahim were sentenced to death on 21 May 1998 having ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/031/1998

Egypt: Further information on death penalty / legal concern ...
26 May 1998

Sabir Farahat Abu al-'Ala and Mahmoud Farahat Abu al-'Ala were executed at the al-Isti'naf prison in Cairo on 24 May 1998. They were found guilty after ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/030/1998

Egypt: Further information on death penalty: Fathiya Salem (f)
21 May 1998

Fathiya Salem is at risk of imminent execution. Her death sentence for murder was upheld by the Court of Cassation on 21 May 1998.

Urgent Action       MDE 12/029/1998