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Egypt, violations of human rights an Amnesty International report. by Amnesty International

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Published by Amnesty International Publications in London .
Written in English



  • Egypt.


  • Human rights -- Egypt.,
  • Political prisoners -- Egypt.,
  • Torture -- Egypt.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsJC599.E3 A56 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination38 p. :
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3246440M
ISBN 100862100526
LC Control Number83162630

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  In April and May, Egypt hosted the 64th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR), the African Union’s top rights body, in an oppressive :// Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International and many local human-rights organizations report on the routine use of torture, mistreatment of political prisoners and ordinary citizens, arbitrary detentions, and trials before military and state security courts. Estimates from vary from 5, to 10, people who were under long-term   Download the brief in PDF. Relevant recommendations accepted by Egypt in In the 1 nd UPR cycle in , Egypt received several recommendations from USA and Mexico and Nederland regarding the need to fully respect human rights while countering terrorism, especially replace the Emergency Law with a counterterrorism law that guarantees civil liberties, which Egypt ://   “Amidst the ongoing human rights violations in Egypt exemplified by the forceful dispersal of peaceful protests and arrests of nearly 2, people, Egypt’s international partners and the United Nations Secretary General should call on him to put an end to all forms of restrictions on fundamental rights in Egypt,” said Dr. Nancy Okail

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