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Human Rights in Arab Republic of Egypt

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Egypt: Appeal Case. Imprisonment for Actual or Perceived ...
31 July 2003

Gay men in Egypt suffer discrimination, persecution, imprisonment and violence simply for their actual or perceived sexual orientation. 12 men have ...

Report       MDE 12/031/2003

Uruguay: Further Information on Forcible return/risk of torture ...
7 July 2003

On 7 July, the Uruguayan authorities forcibly returned Al-Sayid Hassan Mukhlis to Egypt following an extradition request from the Egyptian authorities ...

Urgent Action       AMR 52/004/2003

Egypt: Further information on Fear of torture or ill-treatment ...
25 June 2003

Amnesty International has learned that Mahmud Hassan Hassan and Wa'el Tawfiq were released on 6 June and Ramiz Gihad was released on 7 June ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/029/2003

Stories of torture in the 21st century
25 June 2003

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Media Advisory. AI Index: POL 30/005/2003 (Public). News Service No: 151. 26 June 2003. ...

Press Release       POL 30/005/2003

Egypt: Appeal case - the Giza Fourteen - Imprisonment for ...
31 May 2003

On 17 April 2003 Giza Criminal Court pronounced its verdict in the case of 16 men charged in connection with their alleged sexual orientation. Fourteen ...

Report       MDE 12/028/2003

Egypt: Incommunicado detention/fear of torture or ill-treatment ...
21 May 2003

Yunis Ali Badr, who has dual Egyptian and Libyan nationality, is feared to be detained incommunicado by State Security Intelligence (SSI) forces at an ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/027/2003

Uruguay: Forcible return/risk of torture and unfair trial, Al-Sayid ...
19 May 2003

Al-Sayid Hassan Mukhlis may be forcibly returned to Egypt from Uruguay following an extradition request from the Egyptian authorities. Should he be ...

Urgent Action       AMR 52/003/2003

Egypt: Fear of imminent execution - 'Amro Muhammad 'Issam ...
15 May 2003

'Amro Muhammad 'Issam and Muhammad Nagi 'Abd al-Salam are at risk of imminent execution. They were convicted of murder in July 2002 by the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/026/2003

Egypt: Further information on Fear of torture or ill-treatment ...
30 April 2003

Mahmud Hassan Hassan, Ramiz Gihad and Wa'el Tawfiq remain in detention and are reportedly held at Borg al-'Arab Prison, near Alexandria. They ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/021/2003

Egypt: Further information on Fear of torture or ill-treatment ...
22 April 2003

Amnesty International is concerned at reports that a fifth anti-war activist, Marwan Hamdi, was detained on 15 April in the capital Cairo. His exact ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/020/2003