Archive for September, 2012

The Administrative Court Considers the Appeal Filed by EOHR for Selecting the Chairmen of the Board of Directors of National Press Foundations on the 8th of September Hearing Session

September 6th, 2012 by Editor

on the 5th of September, EOHR has filed an appeal in front of the administrative court of the State Council, to stop the action of the decision issued, on the 4th of September, 2012, by El Shura Council to assign the Chairmen of the Board of Directors of National Press Foundations, where the court decides the coming hearing session to be on the 8th of September, 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR Calls for the Urgent Interference of the Egyptian Government to Release 61 Detained Egyptians in Jeddah

September 6th, 2012 by Editor

EOHR is expressing its deep concern on the arbitrary detention of 61 Egyptian citizens at the deportation prison of Jeddah, since 3 months. Depending on this, EOHR is calling the Egyptian government, represented in the foreign ministry, to interfere in the urgent release of those citizens, and bringing them back to the Egyptian territory. Read the rest of this entry »

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“Rights and Freedoms within the new Constitution” A Workshop to be Held Next Thursday

September 5th, 2012 by Editor

On Thursday, the 6th of September 2012, EOHR will be hosting a workshop entitled “Rights and Freedoms within the New Constitution,” at one pm, Pyramisa Hotel, Dokki.  Attending the seminar will be professors of constitutional law and political science, Members of the People’s Assembly and the Shura Council, representatives of the various political parties, and prominent human rights’ activists. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR Condemns the Killing of Egyptian Fishermen in Tunisia’s Territorial Waters

September 5th, 2012 by Editor

EOHR condemns the recent shooting of an Egyptian civilian fishing boat in Tunisian territorial waters.  The incident left two Egyptian citizens dead, and two more members of the “Kareem and Abdullah” fishing crew critically injured.  On behalf of the families of those injured and killed, EOHR requests that those families be duly compensated for their grievances.  Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR and ANHRI conclude the second phase of the “Media Monitoring” Project

September 4th, 2012 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization For  Human Rights and The Arabic Network For Human Rights Information  announce the results of their media monitoring project that lasted for five months, in which they observed the performance of several media outlets which are TV sports ,news and religious channels , News sites and partisan ,national and independent news papers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Life in danger!

September 3rd, 2012 by Editor

EOHR demands the release of Mohanad Samir

EOHR expresses its extreme worry over the entry of Mohanad Samir Meselhy in an open hunger strike more than five days ago in Tura Prison where he is held in custody over the case of the “Council of Ministers Incidents”, this strike happened due to his exposure to prison security’s abuse. EOHR demands his immediate release. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR condemns the assault on two Egyptian Doctors in Kuwait and demands immediate action from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

September 2nd, 2012 by Editor

EOHR condemns the beating assault of two Egyptian Doctors in El-Gahraa Hospital in Kuwait that caused them miscellaneous injuries, this came as an outrageous encroachment of the right of bodily integrity stated in Human Rights’ Conventions. Read the rest of this entry »

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