Egyptian authorities have put to death 15 people within just three weeks
Mona EltahawyThe abomination of executions in #Egypt must stop:
#Egypt has executed nine men convicted after a grossly unfair trial for the 2015 killing of the country’s former Public Prosecutor.
Mona EltahawyThe death penalty is barbaric and must be abolished everywhere. "#Egyptian authorities must urgently halt this bloody execution spree which has seen them repeatedly putting people to death after grossly unfair trials in recent weeks”
The activist, who launched a viral campaign and stuck with it to lead a movement that has transformed the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, has accepted an invite from the organization to attend the Feb. 24 Oscars.
Istanbul, February 19, 2019--The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the Istanbul appeals court’s decision today to uphold the terrorism-related convictions of the staff of pro-opposition daily newspaper Cumhuriyet....
Washington, D.C., February 19, 2019--The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns yesterday’s detention and expulsion of New York Times correspondent David D. Kirkpatrick and the ongoing detention of Egyptian journalist Ahmed Gamal Ziada, and...
قالت منظمة العفو الدولية إنه يجب على السلطات المصرية أن تأمر بالإفراج، فوراً ودون شرط أو قيد، عن محام حقوقي - محتجز منذ 10 ديسمبر/ كانون الأول بتهمة "التحريض على الاضطرابات الاجتماعية" بنشر صورة له على فيسبوك مرتدياً سترة صفراء؛ وذلك قبل عقد جلسة...