August 6, 2014

No Excuse for Sexual Violence

In Algeria and Tunisia, the law allows a rapist to walk free if he marries his young victim. Help repeal these harmful laws!

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August 14, 2014

A court in Cairo is due to try 494 people for their role in violence during protests in August 2013. Those on trial include Ibrahim Halawa, an Egyptian-Irish national who is a prisoner of conscienc...

August 11, 2014

Former presidential aide Khaled al-Qazzaz, detained without charge for over a year, is in failing health and requires surgery. The Egyptian authorities are denying him adequate medical care.

June 24, 2014

Al Jazeera English staff were jailed by an Egyptian court on 23 June on charges of broadcasting false news and involvement with the Muslim Brotherhood movement. They are prisoners of conscience....

June 24, 2014

An Egyptian court sentenced 183 people to death on 21 June, after a grossly unfair trial.