Egypt’s State Council Commissioner Authority (SCCA) recommended the revoking of a prior administrative order to close Al-Nadeem Center for Rehabilitation of Victims of Violence, in a report on Saturday.
Prosecutor General Nabil Sadek on Sunday dropped investigations against Mona Mina, the Doctors Syndicate’s undersecretary, due to lack of significance, according to state-run media outlet EGY News.
Egyptian human rights groups say they are being subject to a widening government crackdown targeting organisations accused [by the government] of threatening national security.
The parliament’s Disciplinary Committee, headed by Bahaa El-Din Abou Shoka, concluded investigations of member of parliament (MP) Elhamy Agina, recommending withdrawal of his membership, according to state-run newspaper Al-Ahram.
Egypt on Thursday closed the offices of a prominent human rights group that helps victims of violence and torture, the organisation and a police official said.
Rights lawyer Negad al-Borai was prevented from boarding an international flight at Cairo International Airport on Thursday.
Civil society in Egypt is undergoing an unprecedented wave of repression. The government is not only targeting NGOs that have played a vital role in documenting human rights violations. It appears the state is attempting to silence or subdue virtually the entire spectrum of civil society, including activists across the …
Members of Parliament (MPs) for North Sinai governorate criticized the Interior Ministry’s statement announcing the killing of 10 militants in clashes with the security forces.
One step awaits Egypt’s new NGO law passed by Parliament on November 29: presidential ratification.
Egyptian politicians and public figures signed a statement circulated on Facebook Monday rejecting the handover of Tiran and Sanafir islands to Saudi Arabia in accordance with a demarcation agreement signed in April between Egypt and Saudi Arabia.