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Renewed detention is latest development in the Hope Coalition Case All defendants in the Hope Coalition Case (no. 930 of 2019) had their detention renewed –for an additional 45 days – on Thursday November 28th, following three days of hearings in the Cairo Criminal Court. As affirmed by former parliamentarian Zyad El-Eleaimy  of the […]
Stemming from the strong belief in the role of independent civil society in defending human rights, and building on the historical role of the human rights movement in Egypt, in its struggle to defend the right of Egyptian citizens to dignified life; a group of independent Egyptian human rights defenders are attending the Universal Periodic […]
Egypt | UN experts denounce Morsi “brutal” prison conditions, warn thousands of other inmates at severe risk
GENEVA (8 November 2019) The prison regime in Egypt may have directly led to the death of former President Mohamed Morsi, and may be placing the health and lives of thousands more prisoners at severe risk, UN independent experts* have said. “Dr. Morsi was held in conditions that can only be described as brutal, particularly […]
Joint UN submission by rights groups exposes endemic torture and appalling conditions in Egypt’s prisons Harrowing testimonies of systematic torture continue being too frequently heard as the date for Egypt’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) approaches; Egypt’s review will take place on the 13th of November 09-12.30 Geneva Time. Allegations of torture have spiked especially in […]