Egypt: Hundreds of Children Held in 3 Months
Hundreds of children have been arrested since the anniversary of the Egyptian uprising, according to the country's Coalition for Child Rights.
Aswat Masriya, 17 March 2013
The Egyptian Coalition for Child Rights (ECCR) said on Sunday that 383 child were arrested since the anniversary of the January 25 uprising. read more »
Aswat Masriya, 12 March 2013
Egypt's Coalition for Child Rights (ECCR) denounced on Tuesday the act of some members of the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) of the Muslim Brotherhood group who arrested four ... read more »
Children in Cairo (file photo).
Aswat Masriya, 16 February 2013
Egypt's National Council for Women Rights (NCWR) said on Saturday that it acquired the release of 22 discriminatorily detained children who were pending investigation in Tanta's ... read more »
Human Rights Watch, 19 November 2012
Egyptian police and military officers have arrested and detained over 300 children during protests in Cairo over the past year, in some cases beating or torturing them, Human ... read more »
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information, 27 March 2012
(New York) - Egypt's military courts have investigated or tried at least 43 children over the past year, Human Rights Watch said today,including the pending trial of 13-year-old ... read more »