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ANHRI denounces the irresponsible statements of the “Ministry of Foreign Affairs” against its client “Shawkan” and UNESCO, and reiterates its support for his nomination for the World Press Freedom Prize

22 April, 2018

Cairo 22 April, 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) today condemned the irresponsible statements made by the official spokesman of the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in which he attacked ANHRI's client Mahmoud Abdel-Shakour Abu Zeid AKA Shawkan, ...

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ANHRI: Defending the failure of senior officials should not be at the expense of the nurses of the French Hospital in Tanta

22 April, 2018

Cairo, 22 April 2018, The Freedom of Expression of Labor and Social Movements Program announced today that it stands by the right to strike for the nurses at the French Hospital in protest against the ill-treatment by the new administrative director ...

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The Public Prosecution must respect leftist prisoner of conscience Gamal Abdel Fattah’s request not to attend the investigations conducted with him by the State Security Prosecution, for lack of trust

19 April, 2018

Cairo, April 19 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said today that leftist pharmacist Gamal Abdel Fattah has requested not to attend the investigations conducted by the Supreme State Security Prosecution pending Case No. 482 for the year ...

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Egypt: Parliament Approves an increase in salaries of senior officials and the government suspends the execution of a judicial ruling restores some of the pensioners’ rights

18 April, 2018

Cairo, April 18th, 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) has condemned the increase in the salaries of government and parliament officials, which burdens the state budget with millions of pounds, while the executive authorities refuse to implement a ...

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After several rulings by the Court of Cassation to revoke the decision to place hundreds of citizens on terrorism lists, and recommendations to lift the name of Abu Trika from the terrorism lists

18 April, 2018

The rule that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty should be enforced, and after a fair trial Cairo on April 18, 2018. The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) supports the decisions of the Court of Cassation to accept ...

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The most important events in the democratic path during the first quarter of 2018 13 military trials, 21 violations against freedom of the press and an election that lacks competitiveness

17 April, 2018

  Cairo 17 April, 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) today released its first report on the democratic path during the first quarter of 2018, which was issued by Lawyers for Democracy initiative, that includes the most important events ...

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The arrest of Mohammed Oxygen, the creator of “Oxygen Egypt” Blog, a new episode in the series of exterminating freedom of expression

8 April, 2018

Cairo 8 April, 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said today that the policy of surveillance and arrest against Egyptian journalists and bloggers must end, state agencies must respect the provisions of the constitution that support freedom of ...

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Egypt | A seminar at the Egyptian Democratic Party on the report “Suppressed Anger” Labor and social protests in 2017

8 April, 2018

Cairo on 8 April 2018 The Freedom of Expression for Workers and Social Movements Program, in collaboration with the Workers and Farmers Secretariat of the Egyptian Democratic Party, held a seminar on "Suppressed Anger… the Social and Labor Protests in 2017" ...

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Egypt | Retrial in Case 173/2011 welcomed by rights groups

5 April, 2018

The undersigned organizations welcome the Cassation Court’s decision today April 5th to order a retrial in Case no. 173/2011, known as the Foreign Funding Case, as a positive step in a politicized case that was legally flawed from its outset. ...

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Bahrain: NGOs call for release of human rights defender Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja on 7th anniversary of his arrest

5 April, 2018

0405-April-2018 Seven years ago this month, renowned human rights defender Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja was dragged from his home in Bahrain, tortured, tried in a military court, and sentenced to life in prison for his peaceful role in 2011 protests. Today, 05 April, ...

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