International Organizations


Abdel-Maksoud Seeks to Quash All Mubarak Era Perverse Verdicts, Sentences Against Brotherhood

As Al-Shater is finally granted his legitimate rights, Brotherhood lawyer Abdel-Moneim Abdel-Maksoud begins appeals for investigations into other cases of grossly unfair trials and cruelly wrongful convictions during Mubarak’s reign.

Students, Opposition, and International Groups Condemn Church Bombing

The deadly blast outside an Egyptian Church in Alexandria was condemned by representatives from Egypt's entire political spectrum, governments worldwide and international organizations.

Opaque and Messy Elections

As results come in for Egypt’s People’s Assembly elections—surprise, a victory for the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP)—they are likely to enjoy little credibility either inside or outside the country

21 international organizations call for immediate end to Gaza siege

-- 21 international human rights organizations have called for fresh international moves to lift the siege on Gaza immediately and without any conditions attached.

Skeptics Describe Jordan’s Parliamentary Elections as a Carbon Copy

Jordan's parliamentary elections scheduled for November 9 is expected to shift the kingdom towards democracy.

Committee: Attack on minors in captivity evidence of Israel’s brutality

The supreme national committee for support of prisoners stated that the Israeli prison authorities’ raid against Palestinian minors in the Megiddo prison is clear evidence of Israel’s "barbarism and aggressive

IOA banishes two brothers from Beer Sheba to Gaza

The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) has banished two Palestinian brothers from Beer Sheba to the Gaza Strip on Friday afternoon, Wa'ed society for prisoners said in a statement.

IOA extends detention of Turkish activist

The national higher committee in support of prisoners has condemned the Israeli occupation authority's decision to extend for eight days the detention of the Turkish activist Ezzet Shahin.

IOA sentences child to 3 months imprisonment

The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) has sentenced a 16-year-old Palestinian child from Al-Khalil to three months imprisonment term for throwing stones at Israeli occupation forces (IOF).

Gaza power station partially operates

The Gaza electricity company announced that the power generation station has been partially operating after limited quantities of fuel reached the Strip afternoon Sunday.