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Security forces crack down on refugees protesting violence, harassment
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | Within 15 minutes, security forces began to use batons and water cannons to disperse the protest.
Land expropriation, not Mohamed Ali protest calls, behind demonstrations in Aswan village
Hadeer El-Mahdawy and Hossam Abdullatif | On 1-year anniversary of the September 20 protests, Aswan villagers protested for a different reason
Awamiyah under siege: Residents of Luxor village detail events after murder of Ewais al-Rawy
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | Since September 25 security forces have carried out daily arrest campaigns in the village.
Sisi, Public Prosecution acknowledge protests after week of silence, 68 minors released
While protests continued to flare up on Friday, the media maintained that nothing was happening.
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
Leading Warraq Island activist arrested at Cairo airport as land struggle continues
Mostafa Mohie | The island’s residents have been engaged in a long battle over government plans to expropriate land
January 25, 2016: Cold, gray and mostly quiet
Isabel Esterman | It wasn’t just the Interior Ministry, the Endowments Ministry and other state entities putting
Women behaving boldly
Naira Antoun | A protest law described by human rights groups as highly restrictive was passed on November 24, bracketed
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April 25: A crack in the wall of fear?
Hundreds were detained in the week leading up to the April 25 protests, including well-known activists
Heba Afify
Egypt’s hunger games
While watching the sequel to the “Hunger Games” last Friday, I was stunned to find a striking resemblance
In rare move, court orders release of 460 detainees held in remand detention
150 arrested on September 20 anniversary after small, scattered protests
Heavy police presence, random searches around Tahrir ahead of Sept. 20 protest anniversary
Security directives instruct media to attack National Council for Human Rights
Heavy security clampdown on anti-Sisi protests as state mobilizes supporters to rally
Lawyer Mahienour al-Massry arrested and Karama Party leader appears before Supreme State Security Prosecution after forced disappearance
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