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Nine Human Rights Organizations Condemn Death Sentences in “Kerdasa Case”

Nine human rights organizations renewed their condemnation and rejection of  a decision by the Court of Cassation, on  September 24, which upheld death sentences for 20 people in the case

AOHR: Nine Detainees Die of Medical Negligence in Egyptian Prisons in 3 Months

The London-based Arab Organization for Human Rights (AOHR) said on Monday that "Egyptian authorities continue to take the lives of detainees in Egyptian prisons and detention centers in the absence

Spokesman: Despite Relentless Oppression, Muslim Brotherhood Intact and Functioning

Dr. Talaat Fahmy, spokesman for the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood, condemned the latest sentences by the Al Menia Criminal Court, south of Cairo, of one person to death sentence, and 64

Political Prisoners in Al Minya on Hunger Strike to Protest Torture, Isolated Confinement

On September 20, political prisoners in the maximum security prison in Al Minya announced their hunger strike against torture, and isolated confinement. Four of the detainees were summoned on Wednesday’s

Muslim Brotherhood Celebrates the New Hijri Year

The new Hijri year (1440 AH) is looming while the Muslim Ummah is extensively wounded by aggression, corrupt governments and dictatorial regimes that are subjugated to colonialism in exchange for

Muslim Brotherhood’s Statement on the Unjust Death Sentences Against 75 Political Prisoners of Its Members

A new massacre is being prepared by the fascist military coup through its politicized judiciary, which today, September 8, issued an initial and unjust death sentences against 75 of the

Press Statement on the Death Sentences Issued Against 20 Citizens in Alexandria and Qalubiyah

Catastrophic events are happening in Egypt: economic collapse, the war of impoverishing and starving the people, as well as campaigns of opinion suppression, mouths muzzling and arresting every voice calling

Egypt: A Letter from Those Unjustly Sentenced to Death in Rabaa Case

As we were about to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the horrific Rabaa massacre, we were unjustly handed death sentences in the judiciary ‘farce’ called the ‘case of breaking the

Human Rights Organization: 1080 Arbitrary Arrests, 379 Enforced Disappearances in 6 months in Egypt

In its report "Out of Coverage" released Saturday, the "Egyptian Coordination Committee for Rights and Freedoms (ECRF) monitored approximately 379 forcible disappearances and nearly 1,080 arbitrary arrests in the first

Rights Group Documents Violations of Media Freedoms in Egypt in July

The "Arab Observatory for Media Freedom" documented 23 violations of the press and media freedoms in Egypt last July, the most serious of these violations is the issuance of three