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In Pics: Dozens protest against Seif and Amnesty International's practices in COP27

Wed, 09 Nov 2022 - 03:20 GMT

For his part, Darwish confirmed that what happened in the press conference of Abdel-Fattah’s sister yesterday is evidence of some attempts to pressure the Egyptian state, explaining that this matter is rejected, and clear evidence of the existence of agendas trying to interfere in the Egyptian interior.

Amnesty International urges Ethiopia to end arbitrary detentions of Tigrayans, activists in Addis Ababa

Sat, 17 Jul 2021 - 07:45 GMT

AI said police in the Ethiopian capital have arbitrarily detained dozens of Tigrayans without due process on 28 June, calling the arrests “ethnically motivated.”

Alarming increase in number of illegal Ethiopian migrants, government fails to help them

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 09:52 GMT

On Sunday, the International Organization for Migration said eight people have died and 12 others have been lost while trying to migrate from the Horn of Africa. Most of the migrants were Ethiopians and Somalians.

Qatar accused of arresting, expelling migrant workers amid COVID19 outbreak

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 12:58 GMT

The Qatari regime is accused of arresting and expelling migrant works during the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, announced The Amnesty International in a statement on April 15.

Amnesty International parts ways with human rights, sinks in sea of politics: SIS

Mon, 30 Sep 2019 - 01:15 GMT

Egypt’s State Information Service (SIS), on Monday, issued a statement highlighting Amnesty International (AI) latest comments on the political developments in Egypt

Free Egyptians Party slams Amnesty International ‘incitement’ against Egypt

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 - 01:47 GMT

Khalil described the statement as manifesting repeated “professional lapse” by the international organization, saying that Amnesty International “misleads public opinion.”

RT Arabic's bias towards Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood unveiled

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 11:41 GMT

RT Arabic has been highlighting the Muslim Brotherhood statements and disseminating unverified information.

Amnesty International, HRW's reports mostly politicized: FDHR

Tue, 21 May 2019 - 11:16 GMT

The Human Rights Watch's reports lack professionalism and reference to international conventions.

Egypt slams AI's statement on children torture in Egypt

Thu, 22 Nov 2018 - 12:51 GMT

The government's SIS denied AI's allegations stating that the Egyptian authorities have secretly abducted at least 12 children.

Update: U.N. agencies urge Sudan to pardon Noura Hussein

Mon, 14 May 2018 - 03:59 GMT

Noura Hussein's case has attracted widespread attention on social media, with the hashtag #JusticeForNoura trending on Twitter since Thursday.

Amnesty International calls Trump’s decision 'reckless'

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 - 12:05 GMT

Amnesty International has described American President Donald Trump's decision of recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel as a "reckless" decision.

Amnesty urges independent probe into atrocities, in Philippines's Marawi

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 - 11:39 GMT

The war in Philippine's Marawi city saw Islamist insurgents execute civilian, while military air strikes killed non-combatants, an Amnesty International report said.

A. International blasts opposition leader jail in Cameroon

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 - 11:48 GMT

Amnesty International has criticized a military court ruling to sentence an opposition leader in Cameroon to 25 years in prison for contempt of the president.

At least 15 killed in Cameroon separatist clashes -Amnesty

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 - 06:33 GMT

At least 15 people have died in clashes between security forces and protesters in Cameroon's English-speaking regions.

Saudi women rejoice at end of driving ban

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 - 05:53 GMT

Saudi Arabian women awoke to news of a royal decree permitting them to drive starting next year - and some were already behind the wheel on Wednesday

Nigeria must investigate disappearances, A. International said

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 - 04:45 GMT

Amnesty International called on Nigerian authorities to investigate unexplained disappearances, as pro-Iranian Shiite movement misses 600 members.

Civilians under greater threat as Raqqa fight intensifies

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 - 08:51 GMT

Amnesty International said on Thursday a U.S.-led coalition campaign to oust Daesh from Syria's Raqqa had killed hundreds of civilians.

In London pro MB council incites violence on 4th Rabaa anniversary

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 - 02:25 GMT

London, Muslim Brotherhood, Rabaa, Human Rights Watch Organization, Amnesty International, France, United States, Tarek al-Beshbishi.

U.S. military probes torture claims at Cameroon base

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 - 01:52 GMT

The U.S. military has opened an inquiry into allegations of torture and murder of suspected Boko Haram militants at a Cameroonian army base used extensively by American troops.

Qataris detained at border trying to return home

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 - 04:01 GMT

On June 19, Qatari security forces detained a Qatari citizen at the border between Qatar and Saudi Arabia and forcibly revoked his passport.