Archive for May, 2016

The Egyptian press behind bars Release the press syndicate

May 30th, 2016 by Editor

The Egyptian press behind bars

Release the press syndicate

The Egyptian Organization for human rights is voicing its solidarity with the press syndicate and calling for an immediate release for the head of the journalists` syndicate and the secretary general of the syndicate and the under-secretary-general of the syndicate. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Protest law and shocking verdicts The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights calls for the release of the imprisoned protesters of Tiran and Sanafir

May 15th, 2016 by Editor

The Protest law and shocking verdicts

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights calls for the release of the imprisoned protesters of Tiran and Sanafir

On Yesterday 14/5/2016, “ksr Al Nile” Misdemeanor court sentenced 51 of the protesters of the “Friday of land” -against the Egyptian-Saudi agreement concerning the delimitation of the maritime borders between both of them-   to 2 years in Prison. Also the forum no 21 specializing in terrorism verdicts sentenced 101 Activists to 5 years in prison and fined 79 of them by 100,000 EGP for each due to their participation in the same demonstration in Al Dokki and Al Agouza. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) condemns the accident of targeting the security patrol of Helwan

May 8th, 2016 by Editor

The anti-terrorism observatory

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) condemns the accident of targeting the security patrol of Helwan

The Egyptian Organization for human rights(EOHR) expresses its deep condemnation over the terrorist bloody incident occurred on Sunday 5/8/2016 that led to the martyrdom of  8 police men including a detective associate of Helwan police station as a result of  the armed attack by anonymous on a police car at Helwan corniche . Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) issues its special-purpose report on the 25th Of April demonstrations under the title of “the resurgence of gagging mouths”

May 5th, 2016 by Editor

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) issues its special-purpose report on the 25th Of April demonstrations under the title of “the resurgence of gagging mouths”

On Thursday 5/04/2016 the Egyptian organization for human rights issued its report on the 25th of April demonstrations under the title of “the return of gagging the mouths” in which EOHR tackles and analyze the 25th April 2016 demonstrations that occurred in various parts of Egypt against the maritime borders delimitation agreement between Saudi Arabia and Egypt upon which Egypt signed a deal to hand over two Islands “Tiran and Sanfir” at Gulf of Al Aqaba to Saudi Arabia. Read the rest of this entry »

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World Press Freedom Day The Egyptian organization for human rights calls for guaranteeing press freedom and independence

May 3rd, 2016 by Editor

World Press Freedom Day

The Egyptian organization for human rights calls for guaranteeing press freedom and independence

On the anniversary of the world press freedom day EOHR believes that the press field is still suffering from a lot of hardships and obstacles .As the last one was the incident of storming the journalists’ syndicate to arrest two of the journalist which are called “Amr Badr”-Editor in-chief, January gate- and “Mahmoud Al Saqa”- journalist, January gate- and this incidents is considered to be the first historic precedent in the syndicate’s history which is in a flagrant violation to the freedom of  opinion and expression and also implies a gloomy future of the freedom of expression and press freedom during the coming period. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Egyptian organization for human rights (EOHR) condemns the storming of the Journalists Syndicate

May 2nd, 2016 by Editor

The Egyptian organization for human rights (EOHR) condemns the storming of the Journalists Syndicate

EOHR expresses its deep concern towards the incident of the storming of the journalist syndicate, occurred on Sunday 1/5/2016, for the first time in the history of the Egyptian journalists’ syndicate as two journalists were arrested within the syndicate. EOHR confirmed that using such practices will elevate the state of tension in the Egyptian streets. Read the rest of this entry »

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