Tag Archives: Al-Adaweya

ANHRI demands immediate release of student found in possession of ‘Rabaa ruler’

A fair investigation is needed into the incident of a high school student  being detained for possession of a ruler with bearing the “Rabaa” sign, the Arab Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) said.

A Balteem Secondary Industrial School student, …

976 killed in greater Cairo in two months: Forensics Authority

976 killed in greater Cairo in two months: Forensics Authority

Egyptian students of al-Azhar university run for cover from a tear gas canister fired by riot police during clashes outside their university  (AFP PHOTO / KHALED DESOUKI)

Egyptian students of al-Azhar university run for cover from a tear gas canister fired by riot police during clashes outside their university
(AFP PHOTO / KHALED DESOUKI)

The official death toll for the violence which gripped Greater Cairo during August …

Arrests continue on backdrop of sit-ins dispersal

Arrests continue on backdrop of sit-ins dispersal

Residents walk through debris and rubble inside the burnt down mosque of Rabaa al-Adawiya on August 15, 2013 in Cairo (AFP/File, Khaled Desouki)

Residents walk through debris and rubble inside the burnt down mosque of Rabaa al-Adawiya on August 15, 2013 in Cairo (AFP/File, Khaled Desouki)

Security forces arrested 25 people in the Upper Egypt governorate of Minya on the backdrop of violence, …

Forensics puts sit-ins’ dispersal death toll at 533

Forensics puts sit-ins’ dispersal death toll at 533

A man looks at bodies laid out in a make shift morgue after Egyptian security forces stormed two huge protest camps at the Rabaa al-Adawiya and Al-Nahda squares where supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi were camped, in Cairo, on August 14, 2013 (AFP Photo / Mosaab El-Shamy)

A man looks at bodies laid out in a make shift morgue after Egyptian security forces stormed two huge protest camps at the Rabaa al-Adawiya and Al-Nahda squares where supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi were camped, in Cairo, on

Al-Zawahiri’s aide arrested

Security forces announced on Sunday the arrest of Dawoud Khairat Seliman, the former aide of alleged militant Mohamed Al-Zawahiri.

Al-Zawahiri was arrested at a Cairo security checkpoint last week and accused of joining a terrorist group and “disrupting national peace.”…