Tag Archives: 25 January

25 January protesters faced human rights violations: Amnesty International

25 January protesters faced human rights violations: Amnesty International

An Egyptian policeman arrests a Muslim Brotherhood supporter (C) following a demonstration in the Nasr City district of Cairo, on January 25, 2014. Egyptian police fired tear gas at anti-government protesters in Cairo, as the country marked the anniversary of a 2011 uprising that overthrew veteran president Hosni Mubarak.  (AFP PHOTO/MOHAMED EL-SHAHED)

An Egyptian policeman arrests a Muslim Brotherhood supporter (C) following a demonstration in the Nasr City district of Cairo, on January 25, 2014.
(AFP PHOTO/MOHAMED EL-SHAHED)

Released on Tuesday, a new report by human rights watchdog Amnesty International details the …

EOHR calls for release of Maadi metro detainees

The Egyptian Organisation for Human Rights (EOHR) has called for the release of 20 protesters who were arrested while demonstrating outside the Maadi metro stop on the third anniversary of the 25 January Revolution.

EOHR insist in a Monday statement …

France, UN condemn weekend of violence

France, UN condemn weekend of violence

A worker inspects the damage in the Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo on January 26, 2014 after it was hit during a car bomb explosion outside the police headquarters near the museum on January 24 in the capital. The explosion, which happened on the eve of of the anniversary of the 2011 uprising, brought down the museum's ceilings and damaged exhibits.  (AFP PHOTO / MOHAMED EL-SHAHED)

A worker inspects the damage in the Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo on January 26, 2014 after it was hit during a car bomb explosion outside the police headquarters near the museum on January 24 .
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Minister of Interior urges Egyptians to take to the squares to commemorate 25 January

Minister of Interior urges Egyptians to take to the squares to commemorate 25 January

Interim Minister of Interior Mohamed Ibrahim  (AFP Photo)

Interim Minister of Interior Mohamed Ibrahim
(AFP Photo)

Minister of Interior Mohamed Ibrahim said Monday that any attempt by terrorist elements to disrupt the celebrations would be met with extreme force within the extent of the law, according to state-owned …

Board of trustees appointed for Egypt support fund

Prime Minister Hazem El-Beblawi has appointed a nine-member board of trustees for the 306306 Egypt Support Fund.

The nine members will have the responsibility of “establishing an institution of public interest in accordance with the law of civil associations …