Physical Assault

Journalist Mohamed Mokhtar referred to Forensic Medicine to investigate his reports of torture

3 October, 2016

In an urgent response by Downtown Prosecution, journalist Mohamed Mokhtar (aka: Hamdy al-Zaem) has been referred to the Forensic Medicine to check the injuries he sustains, its effects and reasons. The referral came upon a request filed by the journalist's lawyer ...

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ANHRI Condemns Attacks on Journalists While Covering Lawyers Syndicate’s Emergency General Assembly

18 July, 2016

Cairo: 18 July, 2016 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) denounced the attack committed by some lawyers against journalists and photojournalists from different media outlets during their news coverage of the urgent General Assembly's events at the Lawyers Syndicate. Yesterday (Sunday), ...

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Jordan: Security Forces Break Up Wadi Musa Protests By Force

29 May, 2016

Cairo: 29 May, 2016 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) condemned the security and Gendarmerie forces' violent dispersal of the protests that coincide with the first anniversary of the fraudulent investments crisis- known as “Tarmish”, when Wadi Mosa people lost tens of ...

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ANHRI Calls for Holding those Responsible For Targeting Journalists in Baghdad’s Green Zone Accountable

23 May, 2016

Cairo: 23 May, 2016 “The targeting of journalists while covering the protesters' storming of Baghdad's Green Zone (the government and diplomats' headquarters) on Friday, May 20, constitutes a full-fledged crime committed by the authorities in Iraq. All perpetrators should be brought ...

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Yemen: ANHRI Stands in Solidarity With Journalists Staging Hunger Strike and Calls for their Immediate Release

12 May, 2016

Yemen: 12 May, 2016   The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) announces its full solidarity with the journalists staging a hunger strike in Houthis' jails, who have been abducted since June 2015. ANHRI also condemns the physical assault and the ...

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Sudan: Protests Escalated at Khartoum University Following Security Forces’ Usage of Violence

14 April, 2016

Cairo: 14 April, 2016 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) deprecated the security forces’ usage of excessive violence against Khartoum University’ students, who are protesting against the sale and dismantling of the university during the past two days. The Sudanese ...

Tunisia: ANHRI Condemns the Attack on Nessma TV Crew

13 April, 2016

Cairo: 13 April, 2016 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) denounced the assault committed on the privately-owned “Nessma TV” channel crew, on Tuesday April 12, while covering the protests that took place at Kerkennah Island in Sfax City (southern ...

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Sudan: ANHRI Condemns the Brutal Assault on a March of Eastern Sudan’s Demobilized Soldiers

5 April, 2016

Cairo: 5 April, 2016 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) denounced the Sudanese police forces' use of violence to disperse a peaceful march while heading to Ministry of Finance's office in Port Sudan (Eastern Sudan), to demand the fulfillment ...

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Palestine: Shooting Child “Khaled Shtiwi” is a Crime & Its Perpetrator Should Hold Accountable

10 March, 2016

Cairo: 8 March, 2016 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) has condemned shooting a Palestinian child named “Khaled Shtiwi”, by the Israeli occupation forces, during his participation in a bloodless march slamming the construction of settlements in the occupied ...

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Egypt: Beating Student Mohamed Bassiouni is a Waste of Humanity and a Violation of Freedom of Expression which Requires Accountability

22 February, 2016

 Cairo: 22 February, 2016 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) condemned beating Mohamed Bassiouni, a student, by the dean of Alexandria Health Technical Institute, Dr. Said Jaber, during a sit-in staged by the institute's students on the 15th of February, 2016, ...