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An ‘unpopular mandate’? Battles in Tarhouna, Wattiyah to prove decisive for Haftar’s pact with international, Libyan backers
Tarhouna and Wattiyah could prove decisive for the Tripoli campaign and Haftar's political profile
UN mission in Libya to investigate claims LNA used chemical weapons in Tripoli
The head of the UN Support Mission in Libya described the allegations as “very, very concerning”
Mohamed Ali fallout continues: Sisi mulls canceling New York trip amid high-level meetings to combat ‘destabilization campaign’
General Intelligence Service Chief Abbas Kamel believes that the move would send a negative message.
Human rights community in Egypt calls on UN to ‘explicitly cancel’ anti-torture conference after to decision to postpone
Mostafa Mohie | The joint statement said the conference in Cairo should be canceled outright, rather than postponed.
An interview with UN special rapporteur Leilani Farha on Egypt’s approach to housing
Mostafa Mohie | Mada Masr sits down with UN special rapporteur on the right to adequate housing, Leilani Farha
 
Opinion
Ivan Surkoš
Upholding the Universal Declaration of Human Rights: More important than ever
Marking the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Parastou Hassouri
US leverage of UNRWA: Palestinians as refugees and their right to return
Cuts to UNRWA’s budget are intended to push Palestinian leadership back to the negotiating table
Linda Herrera
The precarity of youth: Entrepreneurship is not the solution
The UN’s market-based language of youth empowerment is not relevant to the experiences of Arab youth
 
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Pompeo expresses ‘outrage’ over prisoner death, rights groups call for Red Cross oversight
Rights organizations call on UN to act on allegations of reprisals against people who met UN special rapporteur in Egypt
UN rights envoys condemn Egypt after ‘pattern of reprisals’
High commissioner for human rights: Egypt uses state of emergency to systematically restrict civil society
UN committee calls torture in Egypt a systemic practice
UN Human Rights Council statement slams Egypt website blocks
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