Today’s Harvest Wednesday, 22 January 2020

- The Supreme State Security Prosecution renewed, yesterday evening, the detention of Khaled Daoud, Mohamed Salah, Esraa Abdel-Fattah and Solafa Magdy for 15 days pending Case No.488 of 2019. - The ...


Egypt: Detainees Ensnared in Prison System by Illegitimate Practice of “Recycling Cases” Tampering with Egypt’s judiciary to keep government critics perpetually behind bars

Joint Statement  The undersigned human rights organizations denounce the Supreme State Security Prosecution’s illegitimate practice of “recycling cases,” and call for its immediate discontinuation. The renewal of Mohamed al-Qassas’ detention yesterday ...


Iraq: Iraqi security forces open fire on journalists… Photojournalist Youssef Sattar shot dead

Cairo: 22 January 2020 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) condemned today the killing of Iraqi photojournalist Youssef Sattar after the security forces fired live rounds Monday morning near ...


Today’s Harvest Tuesday, 21 January 2020

Issued decisions: - The Court of Cassation adjourned the appeal filed by 18 defendants challenging the rulings issued against them in the case known in the media as "ISISI-Upper Egypt" for ...


The Algerian authorities must stop retaliation against dissidents by releasing Karim Tabbou and all political detainees

Cairo: 21 January 2020 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information today condemned the decision issued by the investigating judge at the Court of Sidi M'hamed in Algiers, ordering the continuation ...


Today’s Harvest Monday, 20 January 2020

- The Court of Cassation has accepted the appeal challenging the rulings issued against Belal Khalil Fathy and others in the case known in the media as "The Oppressed of ...


ANHRI: Accepting the defendants’ appeal in the “Oppressed of Downtown” Case is a step towards justice

Cairo: 20 January 2020 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) has welcomed the decision issued by the Court of Cassation to accept the appeal No. 15776 of the judicial ...


Today’s Harvest Sunday, 19 January 2020

  - The Court of Administrative Justice rejected the lawsuit filed by lawyer Samir Sabry against the National Council for Human Rights demanding to oblige the council to issue a decision ...


The Press and Privacy in the Context of Criminal Investigations

Op-ed by Tamer Mowafy Introduction Getting involved in criminal investigations might be one of the worst experiences in life. This is not the case only when one is a suspect but also ...


Egypt: Rights groups renew demand for Red Cross oversight of prisons After the death of Mustafa Kassem and others in Egyptian prisons

Joint Statement Following the death of dual Egyptian- American national Mustafa Kassem on Monday January 13th, the undersigned rights organizations renew their demand for  international and independent oversight and inspection of ...