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Egyptian activists in US say families facing ramped up pressure

Egyptian rights activists in the United States are accusing the government of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of targeting their loved ones to pressure them into silence, spurring calls for President Joe Biden to put pressure on Egypt to address its human rights record.

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Egypt: Activist Stripped of Citizenship

The Egyptian government should reverse its arbitrary and abusive decision, made in December 2020, to revoke the citizenship of political activist Ghada Naguib, Human Rights Watch said today. The Parliament should amend abusive citizenship laws so that they comply with Egypt’s international human rights obligations.

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Over 100 orgs call on governments to establish UN monitoring mechanism on human rights in Egypt

More than 100 leading human rights groups from around the world have called on foreign governments to establish a monitoring and reporting mechanism on the human rights situation in Egypt at the 46th session of the UN Human Rights Council scheduled to begin on February 22.

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