Egyptian Interior Ministry

Egypt to host Arab interior ministries' conference on human rights on 5 Sept.

Fri, 02 Sep 2022 - 04:37 GMT

The conference will be held at the Police Academy with the participation of a number of Arab and foreign human rights organizations and the countries who are members of the Arab Interior Ministers Council (AIM Council).

Egypt’s Interior Ministry organizes ceremony for correctional centers’ inmates to celebrate Islamic New Year

Fri, 05 Aug 2022 - 03:00 GMT

This comes within the framework of the religious symposiums organized by the ministry for the inmates to correct intellectual misconceptions, a video statement by the ministry read on Friday.

Interior Ministry approves moving imprisoned activist Alaa Abdel Fattah to correctional center

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 12:28 GMT

In a statement, the ministry said it approved the request of the National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) to move Abdel Fattah to Wadi Al-Natroun Correctional and Rehabilitation Center.

Egypt grants exceptional visits for inmates of correctional centers on Sinai Liberation Day, Easter occasions

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 12:44 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Interior announced granting two exceptional visits for inmates of correctional and rehabilitation centers on the occasion of Sinai Liberation Day and Easter Sunday.

Egypt’s Wadi El-Natron Rehabilitation Center ‘managed based on global human rights standards’: Ministry

Thu, 28 Oct 2021 - 08:32 GMT

Egypt’s Interior Ministry announced opening Wadi El Natron Correctional and Rehabilitation Center, saying it is managed in accordance with the international human rights standards.

Egyptian interior ministry grants exceptional visit to prisoners on Eid Al-Fitr

Fri, 07 May 2021 - 11:47 GMT

The visit is an addition to the visits allocated for each of the prisoners during their jail term, which means that it will not be deducted from the number of their legalized visits.

Egyptian police forces continue to secure House elections, help disabled citizens

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 04:29 GMT

Policemen helped older people and people with disabilities to reach their polling stations.

Video: Police forces deployed in streets nationwide to secure Muslim’s Eid celebrations

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 03:20 GMT

The Interior Ministry has deployed police forces intensively nationwide, to secure the celebrations of Muslim’s 4-day Eid Al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice), during which Muslims slaughter sheep and cows and give meat to the poor.

168 Egyptian inmates released per presidential pardon

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 01:57 GMT

The prison authorities in Egypt have released 168 inmates per a presidential pardon, while many others have been granted a conditional release.

Egypt’s Interior Ministry denies reports of COVID-19 infections among prisoners

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 10:10 GMT

This comes as reports by Turkish-based TV channel Mekameleen have quoted human rights sources as saying that some of the detainees in Nasr City Police Department 1 have contracted the novel virus.

Egypt’s security forces kill 18 ‘terrorists’ in North Sinai: Interior Ministry

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 01:49 GMT

On Thursday, a terrorist attack in the same area either “killed or injured” 10 army members, according to the military spokesman.

Egypt’s Interior Ministry says terrorism fails to stop army’s mission

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 03:21 GMT

“Such abortive attempts will not stop the brave Armed Forces’ men from defensing the resources of the nation,” the ministry said in a brief statement.

Jordan voices support for Egypt against terrorism as officer killed in Cairo

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 09:16 GMT

The only victim in the raid was Lieutenant Colonel Mohamed Al-Houfi, a father of three children, the oldest of whom is seven years old. He was part of a raid on the terrorist hideout in Cairo’s crowd district of Amiriya.

EU discusses with Egypt means to combat illegal migration

Wed, 26 Jun 2019 - 02:35 GMT

EU's Avramopoulos affirmed keenness to raise coordination level with the Egyptian Interior Ministry.

Egyptian, Italian interior ministries sign coop. protocol

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 06:26 GMT

The Egyptian Interior Ministry signed a cooperation protocol with its Italian counterpart in the field of combating the organized crime and illegal immigration.

1,350 terrorist pages online closed over a year in Egypt

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 - 11:29 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Interior has succeeded throughout the year to close terrorist pages online for inciting the violence.