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In wake of government crackdown, Egypt lobbies for support ahead of major UN human rights review
Asmahan Soliman and Mostafa Mohie | Even countries not normally known to openly criticize Egypt are expected to do so this time
After Afroto, state-led human rights council calls for legal reform to address ‘increasingly intolerable’ torture
Mostafa Mohie | The state-led National Council for Human Rights demands legal amendments to address torture
Ragia Omran: Tirelessly pursuing human rights with one foot in corporate law
Award-winning lawyer Ragia Omran on working in human rights while keeping one foot in corporate law
How forced disappearance broke the silence barrier
Heba Afify | In less than a year, Egypt’s Ministry of Interior went from outright denial in the face of accusations
A turn for the worse at Aqrab Prison, say outraged families of inmates
Dalia Rabie | For inmates at Aqrab (Scorpion) Prison, there was a small window of time when life got a little better
Will new Interior Ministry committees tackle police violations?
Mai Shams El-Din | President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi praised the performance of the police during his visit to the Police Academy
Live updates: Egyptians head to the polls for day 2 of parliamentary vote
Throughout the day, Mada Masr reporters and local correspondents will be providing updates on the first
Families of detainees refute national report on their treatment in prison
Beesan Kassab | Detainee Amr Rabie reportedly refused an offer from a prison officer to change his behavior in return
2 years later: Who is to blame for Rabea?
Mai Shams El-Din | Two years after the bloody dispersal of the Rabea al-Adaweya protest camp that claimed the lives of more
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Khaled Mansour
The disgrace we should not embrace
Egypt is neck deep in an Orwellian swamp where names obscure rather than explain the institutions behind
Alaa Abd El Fattah
In prison I try to make up for my inactivity, my helplessness, by reading. Maybe I can get information
UN rights review roundly criticizes Egypt over prison conditions, civil society violations, discrimination
Security directives instruct media to attack National Council for Human Rights
Unidentified assailants attack Civil Democratic Movement iftar
National rights council report criticizes torture, forced disappearances in Egypt
Update: Ashraf Shehata still believed missing despite Interior Ministry list of detainees
Rights workers, detainee families criticize NCHR statement on prison conditions
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