Under fire for abuses, Egypt releases human rights strategy to mixed reviews

By Siobhán O’Grady – The Washington Post – CAIRO — For years, Western governments and human rights groups have urged Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sissi to ease his [...]


Coptic Solidarity Fact Check: Speech by President El-Sisi at the launch of the National Human Rights Strategy

By Coptic Solidarity – IntroductionPresident Abdel Fattah el-Sisi hosted an event in the New Administrative Capital on September 11, 2021 concerning  the launch of Egypt’s new National [...]


Calls for Coptic Christian Activist Arrested on Fake Charges to be Freed

By Rod Lampard – Caldron Pool Egypt is being petitioned to release Coptic activist Ramy Kamel who was arrested in late November 2019 by Egyptian security forces. At the time, Middle East [...]


Crackdown on EIPR sparks international condemnation

By Mada Masr The arrests of three staff members of one of Egypt’s leading human rights groups, including its executive director, has sparked condemnation from rights organizations, international [...]