Tag: Egypt court sentences 683 to death in mass trial – the human rights observers

Bomb blast in downtown Cairo kills 1, injures 10 people

Bomb blast in downtown Cairo kills 1, injures 10 people

Mar 02, – A midday bomb blast in a boulevard in downtown Cairo killed one person and wounded 10 on Monday, the health ministry said. Shortly afterward, a little-known group claimed responsibility for the attack. The bomb was hidden under a car parked near the High Court — the country’s highest criminal court — and […]

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1 Israeli killed, 3 wounded in stabbing attacks in Tel Aviv

1 Israeli killed, 3 wounded in stabbing attacks in Tel Aviv

Nov 10, – Israel’s national rescue service says a teenage girl has been killed in a stabbing attack in the West Bank in which the suspected Palestinian attacker was shot and wounded. The girl was stabbed Monday along with two other Israelis at a bus stop outside the West Bank settlement of Alon Shvut. Monday’s […]

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Bosnian mom finally buries 2 sons 19 years after massacre

Bosnian mom finally buries 2 sons 19 years after massacre

July 11, – After 19 years, Hajrija Selimovic finally has a place to mourn her family. Selimovic buried her two sons Friday next to her husband’s white tombstone in a cemetery for the victims of Srebrenica, Europe’s worst massacre since World War II. The three were among the 8,000 Muslim men and boys killed when […]

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Israeli military finds bodies of 3 kidnapped teens near Hebron

Israeli military finds bodies of 3 kidnapped teens near Hebron

June 30, – The bodies of three Israeli teenagers who were kidnapped in the West Bank earlier this month have been found north-west of the city of Hebron, Israeli officials confirmed today. The discovery of the bodies drew a strong rebuke from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. “With heavy grief, this evening we found three […]

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Egyptian judge surpasses own brutal record, sentences 683 to death in mass trial

Egyptian judge surpasses own brutal record, sentences 683 to death in mass trial

Apr 29, Even by Egypt’s brutal standards, the death sentences handed down to 683 people are shockingly grotesque. The notorious judge Saeed Youssef of al-Minya’s Seventh District, surpassed even his own brutal record by the massive number of death sentences he handed down simultaneously. Death sentenced to 683 alleged supporters of the country’s ousted Islamist […]

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