Middle East Eye – The ousted president has urged Egyptians to resist military-backed authorities in a letter insisting the ‘revolution will triumph soon’
MEE staff – Ousted Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi has released a statement from his prison cell urging the people of Egypt to “continue along the path” of revolution, a day after former army [...]
Today’s Zaman.com – June 3, 2014 – Former Egyptian army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi secured a landslide victory in the country’s presidential vote last week, the election commission confirmed on Tuesday.
Turnout was about 47 percent of Egypt’s 54 million voters, the commission said – less than the 40 million votes, or 80 percent of the [...]
بريطانيا ألغت عددا من عقود الأسلحة مع مصر
MIDDLE EAST EYE – Dania Akkad – Correspondence between the British government and the Muslim Brotherhood show the two were talking long after former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi took power – and only shortly before the UK inquiry into the Brotherhood was announced
Britain cancelled export licenses for [...]
The Foreign Ministers of all 47 member states representing of the Council of Europe met today at the Hofburg in Vienna. The meeting was chaired by Sebastian Kurz, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Austria and Chairman of the Committee of Ministers.
The meeting was also attended by the Russian foreign Minister Mr. Sergei Lavrov and the [...]
Rechtsstaatliche Prinzipien müssen eingehalten werden
Wien, 29. April 2014 – Ein Strafgericht in der ägyptischen Stadt Minya verurteilte 683 Anhänger der Moslem-Bruderschaft, inklusive deren Oberhaupt, Mohamed Badie, zum Tode. In einem separaten Verfahren bestätigte das Gericht außerdem 37 der 529 Todesurteile, die es Ende März ebenfalls gegen Anhänger der Moslem-Bruderschaft verhängte. In beiden Prozessen wurde den [...]
GENEVA – 29 April 2014 – UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay on Tuesday strongly condemned the shocking imposition of the death penalty on 683 individuals in Egypt yesterday after mass trials that she said clearly breached international human rights law.
“It is outrageous that for the second time in two months, the Sixth [...]
إدانات دولية واسعة لأحكام الإعدام الجماعية في مصر
A day after more than 500 supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi were sentenced to death, and two days after Barak Obama’s administration has approved the shipment of Apache attack helicopters to the military junta that rules Egypt, an Egyptian court has opened another mass trial and 683 [...]
The Austro-Arab Chamber of Commerce (AACC) will host a number of important European and Arab personalities in Vienna, among them presidents and princes, on the occasion of its 25th Anniversary. The 7th Arab-Austrian Economic Forum and Exhibition, which will be held on Thursday May 22nd 2014 at the Festival Hall of the Municipality of Vienna [...]