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Egypt’s updated terrorism law opens the door to more rights abuses, says UN expert 4/9/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Disappearances
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of association
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Press briefing note on Egypt 4/3/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Egypt
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review outcomes of Madagascar, Iraq, Slovenia and Egypt 3/12/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Madagascar
  • Iraq
  • Egypt
  • Slovenia
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Urgent appeal to Egypt: UN experts call for release of four minors facing death sentences 3/6/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Egypt must free Coptic Christian rights defender reportedly held on terror charges, say UN experts 12/11/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Minorities
  • Human rights defenders
  • Adequate housing
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Religious intolerance
  • Terrorism
  • Privacy
E F S R C A
Egypt must free human rights lawyer detained in “double jeopardy” case, say UN experts 11/20/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • WG on Disappearances
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Egypt: UN experts denounce Morsi “brutal” prison conditions, warn thousands of other inmates at severe risk 11/8/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Egypt’s human rights record to be reviewed by Universal Periodic Review 11/8/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review Working Group to hold thirty-fourth session in Geneva from 4 to 15 November 2019 10/30/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Italy
  • El Salvador
  • Gambia
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  • Fiji
  • San Marino
  • Kazakhstan
  • Angola
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Madagascar
  • Iraq
  • Slovenia
  • Egypt
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
UN experts urge Egypt to end crackdown on protesters and human rights defenders 10/28/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG-draft declaration on right and responsibility of individuals
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Terrorism
  • Freedom of association
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Arbitrary detention
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