Alkarama ( Alkarama )


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Alkarama is a Swiss-based, independent human rights organisation established in 2004 to assist all those in the Arab World subjected to, or at risk of, extra-judicial executions, disappearances, torture and arbitrary detention. Acting as a bridge between individual victims in the Arab world and international human rights mechanisms, Alkarama works towards an Arab world where all individuals live free, in dignity and protected by the rule of law. In Arabic, Alkarama means dignity.

Alkarama press release, blog etc

08/17/2017 - 01:56 Lebanon: UN Human Rights Committee adopts List of Issues ahead of Lebanons third review
08/08/2017 - 03:20 Egypt: Nine men still disappeared following abduction by State Security and police forces
08/07/2017 - 05:19 Egypt: 21 news agencies websites blocked for spreading lies and supporting terrorism
08/07/2017 - 01:29 Algeria: Alkarama raises issues in preparation for Algerias review by the Human Rights Committee
08/03/2017 - 11:11 Syria: Freedom of expression activist Bassel Khartabil executed after disappearance in 2015
08/02/2017 - 09:28 Egypt: 18 Men and Women Disappeared, Tortured, and Accused of Belonging to a Banned Group
07/28/2017 - 03:58 The UAE Five Years After the Ratification of the UN Convention Against Torture
07/27/2017 - 10:31 Egypt: Nine Journalists Placed on a Terrorist List in Increased Crackdown on Freedom of Expression
07/26/2017 - 07:31 Iraq: UN Calls for the Release of Parliamentarian Al Alwani and Denounces Political Suppression of Criticism
07/26/2017 - 05:49 Iraq: Two Years After its Review by a UN Committee, Iraq is yet to Address the Issue of Enforced Disappearance
07/21/2017 - 04:59 Bahrain: Alkarama Strongly Condemns Crackdown on Human Rights Defenders Under the Pretext of Terrorism
07/20/2017 - 10:09 Palestine: 12 News Websites Blocked by the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank
07/19/2017 - 06:15 Jordan: Pharmacist Reappears Two Months After Abduction by Intelligence
07/18/2017 - 12:24 Egypt: 7 Death Penalties Upheld by High Military Court in Kafr Al Sheikh Stadium Bombing Case following Grossly Unfair Trial
07/18/2017 - 06:29 Iraq: UN Calls on Iraq to Release Staff of Former Vice-President Al Hashimi
07/13/2017 - 11:03 Tunisia: Alkarama Submits its Follow-up Report on the Recommendations of the Committee against Torture
07/11/2017 - 08:53 Morocco: UN Experts say Detention of Journalist Salaheddine Bassir is Arbitrary
07/11/2017 - 07:33 Saudi Arabia: UN Experts Declare Salim Abdullahs Detention Arbitrary