Protest

  • Egypt: Qasr Al-Nil Misdemeanor upholds acquittal of Tiran and Sanafir protesters

    Egypt: Qasr Al-Nil Misdemeanor upholds acquittal of Tiran and Sanafir protesters

    07 November,2016

    During its today’s hearing, Qasr Al-Nil Appellant Misdemeanor Court at South Cairo Court (Zeinhom) decided to accept- in form- the appeal filed by the Public Prosecution against the acquittal of 51 defendants into the case No. 6407 of 2016 (Qasr al-Nil Misdemeanor)- known in media as the protests denouncing the maritime border agreement between Egypt […]

     
  • Juvenile Court acquits 12 children over “Tiran and Sanafir” case

    Juvenile Court acquits 12 children over “Tiran and Sanafir” case

    23 October,2016

    A Juvenile Court (Misdemeanor), which was convened at North Cairo Court in Abassyia, declared 12 children- into case No. 959 of 2016 (Juvenile) that is stemmed from case No. 6408/2016 (Qasr al-Nil Misdemeanor)- innocent of the charges attributed to them, including protesting without a permit and propagating false news on the 25th of last April in […]

     
  • ANHRI Condemns the security forces’ forcible dispersal of “social housing” protests in Portsaid

    ANHRI Condemns the security forces’ forcible dispersal of “social housing” protests in Portsaid

    19 October,2016

    Cairo: 19 October, 2016
    The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) denounced the security forces’ dispersal of a peaceful protest about social housing in Portsaid and the arrest of a number of participants.
    In early hours of Wednesday, the security forces broke up a sit-in staged by a number of Port Said Governorate’s citizens in front of the […]

     
  • ANHRI express concern after 5 children from land protesters were sentenced to prison and fine

    ANHRI express concern after 5 children from land protesters were sentenced to prison and fine

    25 September,2016

    Cairo: 25 September, 2016
    The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) expresses alarm at the rulings and the EGP100,000 fine issued against 5 children from last April protesters on charges of breaching the Protest Law and disturbing public order.
    On Thursday September 22, Giza Juvenile Court presided over by counselor Mohamed Nafea sentenced- in absentia- five children […]

     
  • Egypt: Public Prosecution appeal over acquittal of April 25 protesters adjourned

    Egypt: Public Prosecution appeal over acquittal of April 25 protesters adjourned

    18 September,2016

    Qasr al-Nil Appellant Misdemeanor Court, held at South Cairo Court “Zeinhom”, decided to postpone reviewing the appeal filed by the Public Prosecution against the acquittal of 51 defendants in the case known in media as “Tiran and Sanafir protesters- April 25” to the hearing of 6 November 2016 in order to announce the suspects in the public prosecution […]

     
  • Iraq: ANHRI Demands to Reveal Fate of Activist Ali Alzbhaoa

    Iraq: ANHRI Demands to Reveal Fate of Activist Ali Alzbhaoa

    30 August,2016

    Cairo: 30 August, 2016
    The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) today called on the Iraqi authorities to promptly reveal the fate of civil movement activist “Ali Alzbhaoa” in the aftermath of his disappearance following his participation in the demonstrations took place in Friday 26 August, 2016 in the province of Najaf.
    The family of Alzbhaoa […]

     
  • Egypt: Appeal Filed by Zizo Abdo and Hamdy Qeshta Against their Remand Rejected

    Egypt: Appeal Filed by Zizo Abdo and Hamdy Qeshta Against their Remand Rejected

    04 August,2016

    South Giza Criminal Court’s Circuit 17, convened at Zenhom Court, rejected the appeal submitted by Zizo Abdo and Hamdy Qeshta against their pre-trial detention pending the case No.58/2016 (Incidents/ South Giza).
    South Giza Prosecution, noteworthy, had ordered the imprisonment renewal of the defendants for 15 days pending investigation on charges of joining an outlawed group and […]

     
  • Imprisonment of Zizo Abdo, Haytham Mohamdeen and Hamdy Qeshta Renewed for 15 Days

    Imprisonment of Zizo Abdo, Haytham Mohamdeen and Hamdy Qeshta Renewed for 15 Days

    26 July,2016

     South Giza Prosecution, held at South Giza Court, ordered the imprisonment renewal of Haytham Mohamdeen, Zizo Abdo and Hamdy Qeshta for 15 days pending investigation by the Public Prosecution over the case No. 58/2016 (Incidents/ South Giza).
    The Public Prosecution pressed against the defendants charges of joining an outlawed group and inciting to take part in […]

     
  • Jordan: ANHRI Calls for the Release of Activist Mohamed Khalil Al-Hawawsha Detained over Theeban Protests

    Jordan: ANHRI Calls for the Release of Activist Mohamed Khalil Al-Hawawsha Detained over Theeban Protests

    21 July,2016

    Cairo, 21 July, 2016
     The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) condemned the decision issued yesterday (July 20) by the High Criminal Court to reject releasing on bail activist Mohamed Khalil Al-Hawawsha, who was detained against the backdrop of the protests of Theeban, Madaba city (about 70 km south of the capital Amman).
     Yesterday, the High Criminal […]

     
  • Egyptian Security Forces Have to Stop the Violent Break up of Peaceful Assembly  “Security Forces Disperse March of Master’s and Doctoral Degree Holders Using Force”

    Egyptian Security Forces Have to Stop the Violent Break up of Peaceful Assembly “Security Forces Disperse March of Master’s and Doctoral Degree Holders Using Force”

    13 July,2016

    Cairo: 13 July, 2016
    The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) strongly condemn the Egyptian security forces’ dispersal of a peaceful march set by the Master’s and Doctoral degree holders in front of the Cabinet’s headquarters yesterday (Tuesday), the ensuing attack on its participants and the detention of 18 of MA and Ph.D holders.
    Yesterday, dozens of […]