Archive for November, 2011

EOHR filed an official complaint against Tahrir eye-sniper

November 22nd, 2011 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) filed the complaint no. 10802, year 2011, against the police officer Mohamed Sobhi Shinnawi, who appeared in a video shooting the civil protesters in Tahrir Square among a group of the Central Security Troops.  Mr. Hafez Abu Seada, the head of EOHR talked about the violence incident and the involved troops in Baladna Belmasry talk show on the On TV channel. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR calls the SCAF and the Egyptian government to stop using force against civil protesters

November 21st, 2011 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) denounces the continuous violence of the police troops against the civilian protesters in Tahrir Square. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR denounces using force against civil protesters and calls for self-control

November 19th, 2011 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) denounces the violence of the police troops against the civilian protesters in Tahrir Square. Hundreds of the civilians were injured in the incident. Read the rest of this entry »

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Media specialists, journalists and legal experts call for enhancement of the media coverage after the Egyptian revolution

November 15th, 2011 by Editor

On November 13, 2011, The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) and the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) held the “Media Performance Enhancement”. The workshop was aimed at reinforcement of the fairness and transparency of the media coverage to the transition era after the Egyptian revolution in addition to cementing the cooperation and integration of both the civil society organizations and media. The participants discussed the fairness and transparency standards of the media coverage. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR calls the SCAF for immediate moving of Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman to Egypt

November 13th, 2011 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) expresses sorrow following receiving information about the deterioration of Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman’s health in North Carolina Prison in the United States. Sheikh Omar was accused of New York bombings in 1993.  Besides being diabetic since 40 years, Sheikh Omar suffers high blood pressure. Read the rest of this entry »

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Tanta Criminal Court postpones the trial of the protesters’ murderers in Gharbia

November 12th, 2011 by Editor

Tanta Criminal Court postpones discussing the lawsuit no. 3609, year 2011, Tanta to November 14, 2011, to hear the testimony of the defense witnesses. The accused people in this lawsuit include 17 of the police commanders in Gharbia Governorate. The accused people are charged with murdering 15 protesters and injuring 60. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR and ANHRI hold the “Media Performance Enhancement” workshop next Sunday

November 10th, 2011 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) and the Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) hold the “Media Performance Enhancement” workshop next Sunday, November 13, 2011, 9.30 am, Pyramiza Hotel, Dokki, Giza. The workshop comes in the framework of “Media Observation during the Democratic Transformation Phase in Egypt” project. The workshop covers three topics, the roles of the Supreme Council for Armed Forces, Judiciary and Political Parties, during the parliamentary electoral process in Egypt. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR calls again for immediate release of Ala Abdel Fattah

November 3rd, 2011 by Editor

The Military Prosecution Office decided keeping Ala Abdel Fattah, political and human rights activist, for 15 days in custody, in connection with Masbero violence incident. Following the incident, Ala refused to appear in the military prosecution office, based on being a civilian citizen. The activist is charged with Incitement against the Egyptian armed forces and damaging public buildings. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Coalition for Election Observation GOES ON the “Monitoring for Change” project

November 3rd, 2011 by Editor

On November 2 and 3, 2011, The Egyptian Coalition for Election Observation launched two training workshops for the local electoral observers, in the framework of the “Monitoring for Change” project. The training workshops were held in Giza and Gharbia Governorates, participated by 100 trainees. Read the rest of this entry »

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