Archive for August, 2013

The organization demands enforcement of the basic principles on the use of force and firearms to break up sit-ins.

August 1st, 2013 by Editor

On the 31.07.2013, the Council of Ministers issued a mandate to the Minister of Interior to deal with “Rabaa Al Adaweya” and “Nahdet Masr” protests, fearing that bloody incidents would be the outcome of forcible break- up of the sit-ins. The Council demanded that the break- up of the sit-ins should be in accordance with codified international standards. Read the rest of this entry »

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Observatory for Violence: 3 dead and 23 injured during violent clashes in the last couple of days.

August 1st, 2013 by Editor

The “observatory of violence” formed by EOHR continued monitoring the violent clashes that took place during the last couple of days in the country, which formed a threat to the Egyptian national security and a stark exposure to the Egyptian sovereignty. These clashes open the door to  internal struggles that may lead the country to the brinks of a civil war, and this is what EOHR warns of and demands the state to deal firmly with whoever is tempted to divide the Egyptian state into sects or/and political parties. Read the rest of this entry »

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