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Enforced disappearances in Egypt still on the rise as world marks day of solidarity with victims
The EU resolution on Egypt shows concern wrought with indifference
Enforced disappearances in Egypt still on the rise as world marks day of solidarity with victims
”In Egypt the Interior Ministry is using enforced disappearance as a policy to wipe out peaceful dissent,” says Amnesty
Sarah El-Sheikh
August 30, 2016
Photojournalist reported missing following arrest by security forces
Omar Adel told his brother he was being taken to the Matariya police station but disappeared, says JATO
Amira El-Fekki
August 28, 2016
State ‘got the chills’ by law revealing torturer’s identity: Negad El-Borai
‘The regime is replacing politics with force and I will not stop until violators are brought to justice,’ says prominent rights lawyer currently being investigated for anti-torture bill
Amira El-Fekki
July 3, 2016
El Nadeem documents 104 torture cases, 84 enforced disappearances in June
The centre released its monthly report on Saturday, documenting violations by the Ministry of Interior
Daily News Egypt
July 3, 2016
Demands continue for Egypt to improve its human rights record
As Egypt secures a seat at UN Human Rights Council, concerns renew on freedom of expression, religion, civil society, and torture
Amira El-Fekki
June 25, 2016
Egypt’s politicians visit Italy, Europe amid ongoing Regeni case
Two separate groups travelled to Europe Monday, including a parliamentary delegation expected to visit European Parliament
Amira El-Fekki
April 11, 2016
In Pictures: Families protest alleged enforced disappearances
  Photos by Ahmed Al-Malky
March 27, 2016
The EU resolution on Egypt shows concern wrought with indifference
The most recent European Union resolution has effectively condemned Egyptian security forces for the murder of Italian PhD student, Giulio Regeni. The young Cambridge scholar was forcibly disappeared and killed while conducting research on independent trade unions in Egypt. Despite signs of torture, including pulled nails and cigarette burns on his body, Egyptian officials claimed …
Wael Eskandar
March 12, 2016
Minister of Interior claims there are no enforced disappearances in Egypt
National Security Apparatus is involved in cases of enforced disappearance and torture, says lawyer
Toqa Ezzidin
March 6, 2016
25 reappear in Alexandria after reported enforced disappearances
Despite police forces denying their arrest, 25 reappeared in police stations
Toqa Ezzidin
February 14, 2016
‘Popular Current’ holds president responsible for forced disappearances
The movement called for clarification regarding the disappearance of journalist Mahmoud Al-Saqa
Salma Abdallah
January 2, 2016
Detention of Esraa El-Taweel extended as medical assessment denounced
Extension of imprisonment based on spurious green-light from doctor, say defence
Emir Nader
October 14, 2015
‘They deserve freedom’: Bread and Justice Party holds conference on detainees
Speakers roundly dismiss the significance of President Al-Sisi’s Ramadan pardons
Daily News Egypt
October 7, 2015
Military trial of disappeared individuals begins
15 individuals appeared in a Ministry of Defence video confessing to membership of a terrorist cell
Emir Nader
September 6, 2015
1,250 forced disappearances since beginning of year: NGO
Islamists and liberal activists targeted by security services, research claims
Emir Nader
August 31, 2015
20-year-old girl allegedly forcibly disappeared
Family and friends say security forces took Eman Gad on the first night of Ramadan
Jihad Abaza
June 19, 2015
Forcibly disappeared detainee found in Al-Aqrab Prison, administration denies
A detainee sees Omar Mohamed in Al-Aqrab Prison, meanwhile whereabouts of Esraa El-Taweel and Suhaib Saad remain unknown
Jihad Abaza
June 11, 2015
More forced disappearance cases continue to surface
Numerous individuals have been taken without official arrest registration by security forces in the past two weeks
Emir Nader
June 6, 2015
Clear escalation in enforced disappearances: Activists
Security forces in campaign of disappearances, arrests against people of all political leanings after 6 April calls for general strike and Arab Sharkas executions
Jihad Abaza
June 5, 2015
Alexandria military court hands sentences to 147 defendants, including minors
EFACC says it is ready to oppose the military sentencing of children
Jihad Abaza
May 22, 2015
No recourse for peers of forcibly disappeared SAC spokesperson
Not the first time National Security take a Students Against the Coup movement member, spokesperson said
Jihad Abaza
May 16, 2015
Student forcibly disappeared in Fayoum
Police denies high school student’s detention at any police station
Menan Khater
March 15, 2015
Military trial for civilians postponed to 28 August
Military court postpones trial for nine civilians accused of designing submarine with intention of attacking Suez Canal
Jihad Abaza
August 5, 2014
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