Egyptian Foreign Ministry revealed on Monday the closure of four embassies and the withdrawal of 40 diplomatic officials, in implementation of a governmental austerity plan.
Egyptian rights activist George Ishaak accused Egypt’s Interior Ministry of limiting human rights or…
There have been persistent rumors, and denials, in recent months that the Egyptian government and th…
A 15-year-old Arab-Israeli civilian was shot and killed on Tuesday while working on a fence on the Egyptian border, the Israeli military said.
Last month’s presidential decree saw another odd batch of detainees pardoned, but many political prisoners are left behind bars amid a widespread crackdown on virtually anyone who opposes the regime.
There were 23 cases of enforced disappearances in Egypt between early July to the end of September this year, including the death of 20 in prison, a human rights organisation said.
State-sponsored youth conference praises government, opposition’s campaign focuses on youth in prison
Egypt’s first National Youth Conference began on Tuesday by praising the government’s performance in serving Egypt’s youth, meanwhile opposition activists and politicians launched an online campaign to report on detained young people in prison.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry published an article on the ministry’s blog Monday titled “On United Nations Day: Reform is Essential”.