The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights demands the Egyptian government to replace the death penalty with life imprisonment

May 20th, 2015 by Editor

The Criminal Court of First Instance of Cairo, Nasr City I held at Police Academy ruled in the case No. 56460 for year 2013, which is known in media as “Escape from Wadi el-Natrun prison”, the referral of 107 defendants, among them the former president Muhammad Morsi and group of leaders in Muslim Brotherhood Group, elements of Hamas and Hezbollah to the Mufti, to give the rightful opinion in the case, as the public prosecution accused the defendants of “Breaking into prisons and robbing it, stealing weapons and ammunitions in its warehouses, enabling prisoners to escape and starting a fire in governmental and police buildings, and ruining it”. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights Violence Index Report for 2014

March 16th, 2015 by Editor

 

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights Violence Index Report for 2014

March 11th, 2015

On March 11th, 2015 the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) released the violence index report for 2014. The report pointed out that Egypt has witnessed a fierce wave of violence as part of the violence series attacks committed by the so called Islamic groups. The current series started since the January 25th Revolution when violence attacks were carried out against churches and state institutions (police stations, courts/judges,state registries, police headquarters, towns and villages). Read the rest of this entry »

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Women’s Day . EOHR . violence against women should be stopped

March 8th, 2015 by Editor

On the annual international women’s day, that is celebrated by the whole world, the Egyptian woman has proven her role in the Egyptian revolution through her participation in all political activities that enhance the demands of freedom and justice. The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights has submitted  a request to the Egyptian President to fight violence against women, and for the development of a strategy to empower women politically and economically. Read the rest of this entry »

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Abu Seada freezes his presidency and membership in EOHR to run for the Parliamentary elections

February 24th, 2015 by Editor

Hafez Abu Seada announced the freezing of his presidency of the administrative board of the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR), as he will be running for one of the parliamentary seats of the Maadi-Torrah electoral district Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) Counter Terrorism

February 18th, 2015 by Editor

Throughout the past decades the world went through a lot of costly hardships to establish a firm modern understanding of humanity, and a binding solid definition of human rights. By that, the preservation and maintenance of human rights have become a nonnegotiable must by any state that wishes to be an advanced respected actor in international circles. Never the less, despite the great achievements human rights are still subject to wide scale violations in many parts of the world, and violations are caused by several actors depending on the situation. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) demands the protection of all Egyptians living in Libya, and ensuring of their safe return

February 13th, 2015 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) strongly condemns the abduction of 21 Egyptian citizens by a group of armed militants in Libyan territories, in a blatant violation of the right to freedom and personal security. EOHR implores the Egyptian authorities to do all what it takes to return all Egyptians currently in Libya. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights condemns the murder of 3 Muslim students in the United States of America

February 12th, 2015 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) expresses its deep concern regarding the safety of Muslim communities in the United States, and Europe especially after the rise of the level of hate crimes and acts of discrimination that these communities have been subjected to because of the association of Islam with terrorism by extremist forces in the west. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) Terrorism Observatory condemns the Al Arish terrorist attacks and demands the apprehension of the terrorists

January 30th, 2015 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights condemns the cowardly act of terrorism that took the lives of several martyrs, and injured many on the 29th of January 2015 in Northern Sinai. EOHR demands the apprehension of those criminals, so that they can stand to justice. Read the rest of this entry »

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Terrorism Observatory in the anniversary of the revolution, the failure of the option of violence

January 27th, 2015 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) strongly condemns the acts of terrorism that Egypt has witnessed in the fourth anniversary of the 25th January revolution. EOHR stresses that these acts constitute a violation of the principles of human rights recognized by the Egyptian constitution, and stipulated by international human rights treaties and convention. Among the rights violated were right to life, freedom, personal security and freedom of the movement. EOHR urges the authorities to protect the Egyptian citizen from such acts according to the law and the principles human rights. Read the rest of this entry »

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Court of Cassation verdict of canceling execution provisions of Minya … renew the Organization’s demands of abolishing the death penalty

January 24th, 2015 by Editor

On Saturday 24th of January, Egypt’s Court of Cassation has ordered a retrial of 152 members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood movement, including 37 sentenced to death in a mass trial that had sparked international condemnation. Read the rest of this entry »

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