The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) calls for dropping the file of the foreign funding case

September 17th, 2016 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) calls for dropping the file of the foreign funding case

On Saturday 17/09/2016 the criminal court of Cairo delivered its verdict at the judge’s request of freezing and seizure the funds and assets of Hossam Bahgat , Gamal Aid and seize the funds of Bahi Eldin Hassan, Mostafa Al Hassan and Abd Al Hafiz Tail and seize the funds of their human rights center which is the center of “the right to education” and Hisham Mubarak center “Cairo for Human Rights studies” and the centers’ staff were excluded from this decision of seizure the funds in the case no. 173/2011 also known as “foreign funding case” as a number of 12 organization till now were charged with endangering the national security and were facing the decisions of travel ban, assets freezing and closure based on the charges against them such as receiving a foreign funding from international entities to destabilize the public peace in Egypt. Read the rest of this entry »

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On the occasion of the international day of the Disappeared The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights releases its report on “the enforced disappearance as a continuing violation against the human rights and freedoms”

September 1st, 2016 by Editor

On the occasion of the international day of the Disappeared

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights releases its report on “the enforced disappearance as a continuing violation against the human rights and freedoms”

On Thursday 1/09/2016, EOHR issued its report on the enforced disappearances under the title “the enforced disappearance as a continuing violation against the human rights and freedoms” which marks the international day of disappeared ran parallel with the call of the coalition against enforced disappearance upon the member states to join the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) welcomes the release of a number of activists and calls for the release of the other prisoners charged with demonstration cases

August 28th, 2016 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) welcomes the release of a number of activists and calls for the release of the other prisoners charged with demonstration cases

On Thursday 25/08/2016 the judge of appeal/ Shubra Al Khema Court upheld the release of the lawyer and human right defender Malek  Adly   after accepting the appeal submitted by him concerning the decision of police custody, 15 days, on the charge of Dissemination of false news on Tiran and Sanafir or the Red sea islands case that might disrupt public order, attempting to disturb the security of state and attempting to overthrow the Constitution along with the ruling government,  being art of the associations aims at hindering the implementation of the country’s Constitution and legislation. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for human rights (EOHR) calls for closing the file on the case of NGOs’ foreign funding

August 16th, 2016 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for human rights (EOHR) calls for closing the file on the case of NGOs’ foreign funding

On Monday 15/8/2016 Cairo criminal court had ordered the confiscation of 7 personas’ property: Gamal Eid and Hossam Bahgat and their families and Abd Al Hafez Tael, Bahi Al Din Hasan , Mostafa Al Hassan and Mostafa Mahmoud till the end of the ongoing investigation in 17 September on the charge of receiving a foreign funding from the external donors  by more than $1.5 Million which is a breach of the provisions of the Egyptian law. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) calls for the abolishment of the ministry of justice’s draft-law on showing the demonstrations’ misdemeanor in the criminal record

August 11th, 2016 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) calls for the abolishment of the ministry of justice’s draft-law on showing the demonstrations’ misdemeanor in the criminal record.

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights expresses its deep concern towards the draft-law of the ministry of justice that was issued to modify the minister’s decision on the department of precedents which resulted in showing the issued sentences of Terrorism, Demonstrations and peaceful assemble in the criminal record[1] of the citizens who committed those misdemeanors. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) calls for the abolishment of the press-restricting sentences

August 4th, 2016 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) calls for the abolishment of the press-restricting sentences

EOHR expresses its worries towards the issued sentence against the journalist in Al Ahram Gate[1] as he was given one year prison sentence by Boulaq Abu Al Alla court and he was convicted in absentia. Beside Hesham Younis who was ordered to pay a fine of 10,000 EGP in the lawsuit filed by Ahmed Al Zend , the head of the Judges Club and the ex minster of justice, against them.   Read the rest of this entry »

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When will the government adopt realistic solutions for the incidents of Sectarian violence?

July 21st, 2016 by Editor

When will the government adopt realistic solutions for the incidents of Sectarian violence?

Minya governorate had witnessed 4 sectarian violence incidents during the past 2 months which considered being an alarm bell to all the Egyptian institution concerning the need to deal with the successive crises by putting realistic solutions away from the temporary reconciliation meetings which lead to the occurrence of similar incidents later. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for human rights (EOHR) condemns the terroristic incidents occurred in the French Nice

July 15th, 2016 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for human rights (EOHR) condemns the terroristic incidents occurred in the French Nice

The Egyptian Organization for human right condemns the terroristic incident experienced by the French citizens’ in the French Nice located south France; killing 84 French citizens and leaving 150 injured among them 18 were seriously and critically injured. Read the rest of this entry »

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Qena criminal court delivered its judgment on the case of Talat Shbeb’s torture

July 12th, 2016 by Editor

Qena criminal court delivered its judgment on the case of Talat Shbeb’s torture

On Tuesday 12 July 2016 Qena criminal tribunal delivered its judgment in the case of talaat Shabeb. As the police officer/ Samir Hany was sentenced 7 years in prison and three of the policemen were sentenced 5 years in jail and the minister of interior was requested to pay a suitable temporal compensation of 1,500000 for Talat’s wife as the guardian of Talat children and there are another 3 police officers and 4 Recruits were acquitted as they were charged with beating the Egyptian citizen talat shabeb to death in 24 November 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) submitted a draft-law on modifying the Protest law to the Egyptian Parliament

June 12th, 2016 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) submitted a draft-law on modifying the Protest law to the Egyptian Parliament

On Sunday 12 June 2016 EOHR has submitted a draft-law organizing the right to assemble and demonstrate peacefully that was prepared by our group of legal experts –EOHR members- in an effort for that draft to be considered during the preparation process of modifying the protest law by the concerned committee. Especially that the above-mentioned law is concerned with enhancing the principles of Human rights in accordance with the Egyptian constitution. Read the rest of this entry »

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