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UAE Has to Free Detained Jordanian Journalist Tayseer Najjar due to his Deteriorating Health Condition

17 September, 2017

Cairo: 26 September 2017 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), today, called on the Emirati authorities to issue health release for the detained Jordanian journalist Tayseer Najjar because of his deteriorating health condition. It also called on the Jordanian ...

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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 ...

ANHRI: Imprisoning academic Dr. Nasser Bin Ghaith deepens the human rights violations record in UAE

30 March, 2017

Cairo: 29 March, 2017 The Arab Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said in a statement today, "We declare prisoner of conscience Academic Dr. Nasser Bin Ghaith has not received a fair trial and his sentence yesterday confirms how far human ...

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United Arab Emirates: Stop paying lip service to human rights and release Dr Nasser Bin Ghaith

28 March, 2017

28 March 2017 A coalition of ten human rights organizations today urged the United Arab Emirates (UAE) authorities to immediately and unconditionally release Dr Nasser Bin Ghaith, a prominent economist, academic and human rights defender, who faces a verdict in his ...

UAE| Release Ahmed Mansour Immediately and Unconditionally

21 March, 2017

 Cairo: 21 March, 2017   The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) called for the immediate and unconditional release of prominent human rights defender Ahmed Mansour, and for putting an end to targeting writers, journalists and human rights defenders against the ...

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Ahmed Mansoor nominated as Defender of Human Rights & Freedom of Expression for March 2017

10 March, 2017

 (Cairo & Beirut, 10 March 2017) The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), Maharat Foundation, and the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR), in cooperation with IFEX, nominated prominent human rights defender and Blogger Ahmed Mansoor from the United Arab ...

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UAE: Speech Charges Violate Academic’s Rights

13 October, 2016

Nasser bin Ghaith Held Incommunicado for 9 Months  (Beirut, October 13, 2016) – United Arab Emirates authorities have violated basic rights in their prosecution of the Emirati academic Nasser bin Ghaith, a coalition of nine human rights organizations said today. Bin Ghaith faces ...

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UAE Escalates its Crackdown on News Portal, Blocks Fars News Agency

11 July, 2016

Cairo: 11 July, 2016 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) condemned blocking the Arabic Language website of Fars News Agency in UAE by the Emirati authorities yesterday, 10 July 2016. On its website, Fars News Agency announced yesterday that the authorities ...

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UAE: ANHRI: Blocking “Middle East Eye” is a Violation of the Right to Information, the Decision Must be Reversed

4 July, 2016

Cairo: 4 July, 2016  The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) decried the Emirati authorities' blocking of the British website Middle East Eye (MEE), concerned with the Middle East affairs, on 29 June 2016, to be added to the list of ...

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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 ...