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Egypt: Protect Human Rights NGO and Its Director Ahmed Amih (UA 81/16)
A Cairo court has confirmed a request to freeze the assets of Al-Andalus Institute for Tolerance and anti-Violence Studies and its director Ahmed Samih. Other human rights defenders continued to be targeted by Egyptian authorities in the “foreign funding case”.
Amnesty International is concerned about the fairness of proceedings leading to the trial and conviction of Leonard Peltier, an Ashinabe-Lakota Native American who was convicted of murdering two FBI agents.
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