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Egypt: Further information on death penalty: 'Aida Nour al-Din ...
9 July 1998

On 9 July 1998, the Court of Cassation quashed the death sentence passed on 'Aida Nour al-Din Abu-Zeid and ordered a retrial.

Urgent Action       MDE 12/036/1998

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