The endless state of emergency: Sisi’s tool to create a police state

On Saturday, the state of emergency was extended according to presidential decision no. 290 of 2021. This is the 18th time in a row it has been extended. The state...

The human rights strategy: A new trick by Sisi to mitigate international criticism

The Egyptian regime is preparing to release “the national strategy for human rights” within days in a step, many Egyptians hope, will be a breakthrough in the freedoms and rights...

Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant: Questions about feasibility

High-profile officials in Egypt’s ministry of electricity unveiled that the construction of Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant has been delayed by two years due to the COVID-19 crisis. Al-Mal News, an...

The authorities kill them slowly: Political detainee pass away in Egypt’s prisons from medical...

Human rights organizations revealed that an Egyptian citizen died in Scorpion Highly-guarded Prison 2 due to health deterioration. The Egyptian Network for Human Rights and Shehab Center...

What is beyond the sharp rise of deaths in Egypt?

Egypt recorded the first death of Covid 19 infection in March 2020. Later on, the deaths continue reaching over 16 thousand deaths in July 2021, what is...

Cement sector in Egypt: A new economic crisis created by the military’s business

The Egyptian Competition Authority approved, one week ago, a demand applied by 23 cement companies to reduce the production of Portland cement, with all its types, for the domestic...

69 Egyptians await execution after final death sentences issued

The Egyptian Network for Human Rights recorded 69 cases of final death sentences that must be executed according to the Egyptian penal code. The network pointed out that in...

Systematised corruption dominates government projects in Egypt

Digging and construction followed by demolition and digging again; this is what is happening non-stop along the roads connecting the new cities around Cairo over the past several years....

The second filling of the Renaissance Dam: A new problem for Egypt

Egypt’s Minister of Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Aati declared, on Monday, that he had received an official notification from Ethiopia about the beginning of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam’s second filling....

The Egyptian parliament passes a law threatening foreign investment

Last Monday, the Egyptian House of Representatives approved a draft law submitted by the government granting the Supreme Constitutional Court the power to monitor the constitutionality of decisions of international...