Syria

Syria: Rights groups condemn extrajudicial execution of human rights defender and software engineer Bassel Khartabil

3 August, 2017

The family of Bassel Khartabil, a Syrian-Palestinian software engineer and free speech activist, confirmed that he had been subjected to an extrajudicial execution in October 2015. The undersigned human rights organisations condemn the extrajudicial execution of Khartabil and call for ...

Category : News
Country :
Organization :

On World Press Freedom Day 2017, Freedom of Opinion and Expression in Arab Countries report released

4 May, 2017

(Beirut, Cairo) - On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day, the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) and Maharat Foundation released, on 03 May 2017, their report on “Freedom of Opinion and ...

“Their Freedom is Their Right” Campaign Declares “Bassel Khartabil” the Month Prisoner of August 2016

10 August, 2016

Cairo: 10 August, 2016 The campaign #Their Freedom Is Their Right to defend Arab prisoners of opinion, which is launched on 4 May 2015 by “Maharat” Foundation and the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), and joined by the Arab ...

Category : News
Country :
Organization :

Stand Up for Digital Rights! Unveiling Recommendations for Responsible Tech

16 June, 2016

Today, the Centre for Law and Democracy, in collaboration with the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI, Egypt), the Centre for Internet and Society (CIS, India), the Centro de Estudios en Libertad de Expresión y Acceso a la Información ...

“Their Freedom is Their Right” Campaign Declares “Razan Zaitouneh” the Month’s Prisoner of February

8 February, 2016

The campaign #Their Freedom Is Their Right to defend Arab prisoners of opinion, which is launched by “Maharat” Foundation and the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) and joined by the Arab Group members of IFEX International Network, has ...

Category : organization
Country :
Organization :

Syria: Joint Statement Urging Release of Human Rights Lawyer Khalil Ma’touq

7 October, 2015

06-October-2015 On the third anniversary of the enforced disappearance ofSyrian human rights lawyer Khalil Ma’touq and his assistant and friend Mohamed Zaza, the undersigned organizationsare reiterating their call for the two men’s immediate and unconditional release. The two men are believed to ...

Category : organization
Country :
Organization :

Syrian Media Institutions Proclaim a Code of Conduct for Syrian Media Professionals

13 September, 2015

 Cairo: 10 September, 2015 A set of Syrian institutions and individuals that have faith in the media’s ethical message and decisive role in building a state of citizenship, social justice, freedom and democracy, formulated a code named “Code of Conduct for ...

Category : News
Country :

Imprisonment of Mahmoud Mohamed & Islam Talaat Renewed for 45 Days

24 August, 2015

Cairo: 24 August, 2015 Giza Criminal Court, which is convened at the Police Academy and presided over by Judge Mohamed Nagi Shehata, decided to renew the imprisonment of the two students, Mahmoud Mohamed (a prisoner of T-shirt) and Islam Talaat, for ...

Syria: ANHRI Welcomes the Release of Mazen Darwish & Condemns Continuation of his Trial

11 August, 2015

Cairo: 11 August, 2015  The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) has welcomed the release of Mazen Darwish- journalist and founder of the Syrian Center for Media and Freedom of Expression- after more than three years of arbitrary detention. ANHRI, ...

Category : News, organization
Country :
Organization :

Syria: ANHRI Condemns the Death Sentence against Media-Figure Faisal Al-Qassem

27 July, 2015

Cairo: 27 July, 2015 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), today, expressed its condemnation of the verdict returned by Anti-Terrorism Court, in Syria, to put to death Al Jazeera media professional, Faisal Al-Qassem, for allegedly supporting terrorism and working ...

Category : organization
Country :
Organization :