UN side event at 27th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council

September 25th, 2014 by Editor

Within the framework of the 27th Session of the Human Rights Council, the International Organization for the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (EAFORD) and the Ecumenical Alliance for Human Rights and Development (EAHRD) organized a side event on “Demonstration Laws and Freedom of Expression in Egypt and around the World†on 15th September 2014 at the United Nations Office (UNOG) in Geneva. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR condemns the attack to a police checkpoint in Boulaq Abo ElAela

September 21st, 2014 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) expresses its deep sorrow for the loss of two members of the police, after today’s explosion in Boulaq Abo ElAela (21 September 2014), considered an abject terrorist operation. EOHR strongly condemns this event and calls for the quick arrest of the perpetrators and their punishment through the maximum penalty. It also demands for quickly prosecuting them and bringing them to justice. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR calls for investigation on the death of a Central Security soldier

September 8th, 2014 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) condemns the murder of a soldier in North Sinai, after he was aggressed by an officer of the Central Security in AlArish security forces camp, which represents a blatant violation of the right to life and bodily integrity. EOHR calls for the necessity to punish the perpetrator and bring him to a speedy trial as a lesson for all those willing to exploit their position to commit any crime punished by the Egyptian Constitution and the international norms and conventions. Read the rest of this entry »

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Counterterrorism observatory: EOHR condemns the attack to the police forces and the army in North Sinai and calls for the quick arrest of the perpetrators

September 8th, 2014 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) strongly condemns the terrorist attack to the valiant Egyptian soldiers in South AlArish which killed an officer and injured other ten on Monday 8 September 2014, and calls for prosecuting the criminals and bringing them to justice. Read the rest of this entry »

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Counterterrorism observatory: EOHR condemns the attack to 11 soldiers and an officer in AlSheikh Zuweid and calls for a strong security plan to secure all Egyptian borders

September 2nd, 2014 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights strongly condemns the criminal terrorist act, directed to 11 Egyptian valiant soldiers and an officer in AlSheikh Zuweid on Tuesday 2 September 2014, and calls for prosecuting criminals and bringing them to justice. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR calls for the enactment of the NGOs Law of the Supreme Committee for Civil Work

August 31st, 2014 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) expresses its concern for the continuing demand to the unregistered Civil Society Organizations (civil companies) by the Ministry of Social Solidarity to adjust their legal status, as per the NGOs Law number 84 of the year 2002. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR condemns the rape of a girl in Imbaba police station

August 31st, 2014 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights strongly condemns the act of a police officer who raped a mentally disabled girl in Imbaba police station, and calls for quickly holding him accountable, in accordance with the Egyptian Law and Constitution, and referring him to urgent trial, as example for others. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR condemns the “entertainment” with the dead body of a citizen

August 28th, 2014 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) condemns the act of a police officer who was “playing and entertaining” with the body of a deceased in ElKhanka hospital in Kaliobeya, since this represents a blatant violation of the right to personal security. It is also inconsistent in toto with the international charters and conventions which ensure this right, with the Egyptian Constitution and the inherited customs and traditions. Read the rest of this entry »

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Four Egyptians massacred in Sinai at the hands of a terrorist organization: EOHR calls upon the authorities to quickly arrest the perpetrators

August 28th, 2014 by Editor

EOHR followed with deep concern the video published on the media that shows the massacre of four Egyptians in Sinai. The tape bears the logo of the terrorist organization Ansar Bait AlMaqdis, which claimed that those who were killed, were spies working for the Israeli intelligence. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR launches the second initiative for the release of the prisoners whose involvement in violent acts has not been proved

August 26th, 2014 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) launches its second initiative for the release of the prisoners, after its first initiative for the release of students imprisoned on remand according to the Law on demonstrations, whose involvement in violent acts has not been proved, and calls for their release taking into account their early age and in order to protect their future. Read the rest of this entry »

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