68 deaths in Egyptian prisons in six months

Egyptian prisons recorded 68 deaths in detention centres during the first six months of this year, according to a report by the Community for Justice human rights...

Batel Campaign calls on army officers to confront Sisi to save the Nile

Batel, the popular dissident campaign, called on the leaders and officers of the Egyptian army to confront General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in order to save the Nile River, after...

Wael Abbas and Walid al-Shoubki released without precautionary measures

The Supreme State Security Prosecution has canceled the precautionary measures imposed on blogger Wael Abbas and researcher Walid al-Shoubki and released them. The Criminal Court initially decided...

Prisoners complain of medical negligence in Egypt’s Gamasa Prison

A lawyer for the Egyptian Commission for Rights and Freedoms filed a report on Wednesday against Gamasa Prison's governor regarding the medical neglect of a prisoner. The...

WSJ: The Pentagon wants to withdraw US forces from Sinai

The Wall Street Journal revealed that US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper is leading a push to withdraw troops from an international peacekeeping force the U.S. heads...

SSSP renews custody of blogger ‘Mohamed Oxygen’

The Supreme State Security Prosecution (SSSP) has renewed the detention of blogger Mohamed Ibrahim, known as Oxygen, referring to his web blog Oxygen Egypt, for 15 days in case...

Mohamed Ali: the regime’s requests to extradite me is a revenge attempt

The Egyptian dissident Mohamed Ali described the accusations submitted by the Egyptian authorities to their Spanish counterpart requesting to extradite him, as "revenge", because he exposed the...

Revolutionary socialists declare support for demonstrations against al-Sisi

The Revolutionary Socialists Movement in Egypt (leftist opposition) confirmed its support for the ongoing demonstrations for the eighth consecutive day against the policies of General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, calling for...