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Economic Rights in Danger EOHR calls upon the Egyptian government to clarify whether bread subsidies have been reduced

March 7th, 2017 by Editor

Economic Rights in Danger

EOHR calls upon the Egyptian government to clarify whether bread subsidies have been reduced

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) views the latest developments regarding bread subsidies in Egypt with great concern. This comes after the quantity of subsidized bread given on supply subsidy cards was reduced in Alexandria, Kafr El Sheikh, and parts of greater Cairo (Giza). This led to spontaneous protests and demonstrations and the situation remains tense. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR calls upon the Egyptian government to take all necessary measures to assure the coptic christians citizens of Al Arish to their homes

February 26th, 2017 by Editor

EOHR calls upon the Egyptian government to take all necessary measures to assure the coptic christians citizens of Al Arish to their homes

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) voices its serious concerns regarding what appears to be a form of forced displacement of coptic christian families from the city of Al Arish the capital and administrative centre of the restive North Sinai governrate. The christian citizens started feeing their homes recentley after extremist terrorist groups most notably the ISIS affiliate Wilayet Sina’a issued threats against them warning them to leave or die, and in fact more than half a dozen christian individuals were murdered over the past weeks and a house belonging to a christian family was burned by these groups in what appears to be an effort to force christians out of the area Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR urges the minister of interior to retract is ammendment of the prison charter, and to return back to the old charter which was agreed upon between the National Council for Human Rights and the Minsitry of Interior

February 20th, 2017 by Editor

EOHR urges the minister of interior to retract is ammendment of the prison charter, and to return back to the old charter which was agreed upon between the National Council for Human Rights and the Minsitry of Interior

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) expresses its concern regarding the ministry of interior’s decision to ammend the prison charter. These ammendmendts included changes to 4 articles of the charter that cover issues such solitary confinment, the maximum age for children in the prison’s child care facilities, the regulations for the use of force with prisoners, and the regulations of the visits and inspections conducted by the National Council for Human Rights of prisons. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR deplores the prevention of Mr. Negad Al Boraa’i from traveling to Jordan

January 26th, 2017 by Editor

EOHR deplores the prevention of Mr. Negad Al Boraa’i from traveling to Jordan

 

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) is deeply concered due to the secuirty forces decision to prevent well known lawyer and human rights defender Mr. Nedaad Al Boraa’i from traveling to Joradn to visit his wife and family. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR declares its solidarity with Egypt’s Press syndicate in the case of Mosalam and Al Khattib

January 22nd, 2017 by Editor

EOHR declares its solidarity with Egypt’s Press syndicate in the case of Mosalam and Al Khattib

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) declares its solidarity with the press syndicate, Mahmoud Mosalam the editor in cheif of Al Watan news paper, and his deputy Ahmed Al Khattib. Read the rest of this entry »

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Terrorism Observatory EOHR condems the Al Wadi El Gedid’s terrorist attack

January 17th, 2017 by Editor

Terrorism Observatory

EOHR condems the Al Wadi El Gedid’s terrorist attack

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) strongly condemns the attack on Al Nakb police checkpoint at Al Wadi El Gedid governrate which left over 8 policemen dead, and 4 others injured. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR demands the alleviation of the surveillance penalty imposed on Ahmed Maher

January 12th, 2017 by Editor

EOHR demands the alleviation of the surveillance penalty imposed on Ahmed Maher

 

The Egyptian Organization for Human Right (EOHR) submitted a request to the prison authority of the ministry of interior, and the National council for Human Rights (NCHR) to change the form of surveillance penalty imposed on citizen and political activist Ahmed Maher Ibrahim Al Tantawi. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR submits a memorandum to the speaker of the house of representatives regarding a draft law on striping the Egyptian citizenship of any one convicted to a terror related crime

December 20th, 2016 by Editor

EOHR submits a memorandum to the speaker of the house of representatives regarding a draft law on striping the Egyptian citizenship of any one convicted to a terror related crime

 

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) submitted a memorandum on Tuesday 20th, of December, 2016 to Dr. Ali Abdel Aal the speaker of Egypt’s house of represenatives. Read the rest of this entry »

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EOHR submits a draft legistlation on the compensation of vicitims of Terrorism to Egypt’s House of Representatives

December 20th, 2016 by Editor

EOHR submits a draft legistlation on the compensation of vicitims of Terrorism to Egypt’s House of Representatives

Out of the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) belief in the supreme principles and values of human rights, and our of EOHR’s recognition of the sacrifices of the Egyptian Police, Armed Forces people in their existintial war on terror; EOHR has submitted a draft law on the compensation of vicitims of terrorism to the suggestions and compaints commitee of Egypt’s House of Representatives. The law stipulates that the state should compensate victims of terrorism be them policemen, soldiers or civilians as follows. 1 million EGP to the family of every martyr who lost his life in a terrorist attack, and a monthly pension of 2,500 EGP in addition to their original pensions. As for the wounded, each victim should get 500,000 EGP in compensation from the state. Read the rest of this entry »

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Terrorism Observatory EOHR condemns the bombing of Al Botroseya Church

December 11th, 2016 by Editor

 

Terrorism Observatory

EOHR condemns the bombing of Al Botroseya Church

The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) condemns in the strongest words the explosion that took place in Al Botroseya Church which is linked to the St. Mark’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral complex which also happens to host the papal seat. The attack led to the death of 25 people, and the injury of 31. Most of the victims are women and children. Read the rest of this entry »

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