Two days before the sentencing hearing in the Dispersal of Rabaa al-Adaweya Sit-in case, ANHRI reiterates its demand for an end to the 5-year injustice against Shawkan and calls for acquitting him and all the others who were oppressed in this case

Cairo: 26 July 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) expressed, today, its adherence to the legal stance demanding the acquittal of its client photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, AKA “Shawkan”, who has been held on remand pending Rabaa […]

A short story from Egypt: Imprisoned journalist Moataz Wadnan decided to go on a hunger strike, but was beaten by the prison officer

The headline sums up the story Journalist Al-Moataz Mohamed Shams Al-Din, AKA “Moataz Wadnan”, informed his lawyer from the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) during his imprisonment renewal hearing that “Wael Ashraf”, Chief Detective of Aqrab (Scorpion) Prison- […]

After State Security Prosecution’s arbitrariness and Tora Prison’s harassment against prisoner of conscience Gamal Abdel-Fattah because of his adherence to the rule of law, who cares about prisoners of conscience in Egypt?

Cairo, 16 July 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said the authorities at Tora Prison (Agriculture cell) are still practicing their intransigence and harassment against leftist pharmacist prisoner of conscience Gamal Abdel-Fattah, 70, by denying him access […]

Kuwait: Further decline in freedom of expression Dissolving the board of directors of the Freedom Society, and imprisonment of Anwar Dashti because of a tweet

Cairo on July 4, 2018 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) stated today that the Kuwaiti authorities should stop attacking civil society organizations, reverse the decision of the Minister of Social Affairs to dissolve the Board of Directors […]