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Behind the scenes of the EIPR crisis
The "unprecedented outcry" led the government to shift gears and look for a way out of the crisis
Charges dropped against 20 NGOs yet ‘serious’ human rights orgs still targeted in long-running case
Saturday’s ruling is another sign of movement in Egypt’s civil society landscape
EIPR: Staffer’s arrest a direct response to meeting with diplomats
Basheer ordered detained for 15 days pending investigation on charges of joining a terrorist group.
Activist Esraa Abd El Fattah reports torture in detention, faces smear campaign amid new arrests and disappearances
She was told that she would face further torture if she spoke about the abuse.
Despite release of at least 96 detainees, calls for more ‘open’ political process, tense security situation highlighted by arrest of lawyers persists
Despite the decision to release at least 96 detainees, the security crackdown has persisted.
Biggest wave of arrests since Sisi took office: 1909 people detained
Amnesty International demanded that the authorities allow protests to take place tomorrow
Arrests target political figures involved in new coalition to run in 2020 parliamentary elections
Those detained face accusations of a plot to bring down the state ahead of the June 30 anniversary
Sources: 3 Warraq activists arrested to pressure residents to make concessions in ongoing land struggle
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | Activists arrested in sting operation to pressure Warraq residents to make concessions
Political figures arrested over Eid holiday interrogated about political views, affiliations
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | The 7 political figures were questioned about their political views, activities and affiliations
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Sharif Abdel Kouddous
Insist on justice for Alaa and Mahienour
Alaa and Mahienour are awaiting court verdicts in separate cases on December 30
Tarek Ghanem
O brother, what is prison? On Malek Adly
Who is Malek Adly, whom the regime is committing all these violations against in an attempt to break
Alia Mossallam
The prison in us
About a month ago I went to visit a friend in prison. It doesn’t matter who he or she was, since there
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Over 200 prominent actors, filmmakers and writers call on Egyptian authorities to release Sanaa Seif
Security directives instruct media to attack National Council for Human Rights
Writer and activist Alaa Abd El Fattah arrested from police probation
Prosecution takes up political line in interrogation of several Coalition for Hope defendants, hands down 15-day detention orders
Lawyer: Trans woman arrested from her home in Giza, whereabouts remain unknown
Former Civil Democratic Movement spokesperson arrested, held in unknown location
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Where is Esraa al-Taweel?
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