KILLED IN EGYPT

Stories empower and humanize cases, our aim at Killed in Egypt is to honour and remember those who have been victims of extrajudicial killings in Egypt since 2011.

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Stories & Highlights

Essam El-Erian: another victim of the Silent Massacre in Egypt
Al-Erian was imprisoned for his political activities several times, and multiple sentences were passed against him, the first of which was in the early 1980s 14. 08. 2020
Ziad Bakir: The Artist, the Father, and the beloved brother
Ziyad Ahmed Bakir, 37 years old, senior graphic designer at the Egyptian Opera House, husband, and father of three children, Habiba 11 years old, Adham 9 years old, and Ahmed 6 years old. His family and friends witnessed two things about him, good manners and creativity at work. As his family recounts, he had no … Continued 18. 01. 2020
Rahma Khudair: The big sister who toke care of he family
Rahma was a student at the Institute of Social Work and the elder sister of Nora and Ibrahim. Her family went through some hardship after her father was imprisoned on fabricated charges, according to her family, and when the municipality closed off the communications centre—the family’s only source of income. Rahma wasn’t different from other … Continued 18. 01. 2020

News

Our Government Killed Us, remembering Rabaa Massacre’s victims Seven years on
the killings was “systematic” and “one of the world’s largest” in a single day in modern history. 14. 08. 2020
Shady Habash the last victim of the Silent Massacre in Egypt’s prisons
Shady Habash, 24, filmmaker and cinematographic, died inside Cairo’s infamous Tora prison complex, from “health issues not yet specified,” according to announcements from family and friends. 02. 05. 2020
Amnesty international commemorates Regeni who is killed in Sisi’s Egypt
At 19.41 on January 25th thousands of lights will be lit to commemorate the exact moment of the last SMS sent by Giulio Regeni before being kidnapped in Egypt, subjected to vicious tortures and murdered.   The initiative is organized by Amnesty International Italy. The statement issued on the event’s page on Facebook reads ‘ … Continued 18. 01. 2020

Facts & Reports

954 Deaths in Detention Centers in Egypt since 2013, a report said
In a report issued on the death cases inside the detention centers in the Egypt, the Committee for Justice Association said that 958 citizens lost their lives in these centers during the period from June 30, 2013, until the end of November 2019.The report published was on  December 10, 2019 on the International Human Rights … Continued 03. 05. 2020
HRW: War Crimes in North Sinai and new 14 extrajudicial killings
HRW documents new 14 extrajudicial killings in Egypt Human Rights Watch Organization has documented in a 134-page report 14 new extrajudicial killings cases in Egypt. In the report titled “ “‘If You Are Afraid for Your Lives, Leave Sinai!’: Egyptian Security Forces and ISIS-Affiliate Abuses in North Sinai,” HRW  “found that hostilities in North Sinai, … Continued 30. 05. 2019
OPEN AIR PRISON FOR CRITICS
In a recent report,  Amnesty International described Egypt as an open-air prison, saying that “The crackdown on freedom of expression under Egyptian President Abdelfattah al-Sisi has reached its worst ever level in recent memory with its unprecedented severity.” Amnesty International added that “It is currently more dangerous to criticize the government in Egypt than at … Continued 20. 01. 2019

VICTIMS

Islam Mohammed Abdel Kader Bakir

Event: The Friday of Anger
Occupation: Employee
Age: 22

Magdy Mohamed Hassan Ahmed

Event: The Friday of Anger
Occupation: Worker
Age: 29

Mohamed Mostafa Abdou Ali Al Sayyed

Event: The Friday of Anger
Occupation: Medic - a student at the Faculty of Commerce
Age: 20

Ibrahim Reda Mohamed Abdel-Hamid

Event: The Friday of Anger
Occupation: Student
Age: 14

Jaber Salah Jaber (Jika)

Event: Anniversary of the events of Mohamed Mahmoud
Occupation: Student and political activist
Age: 17

Mohammed Jamal Ahmed Ibrahim Saleem

Event: The 18 days
Occupation: Technical Diploma
Age: 28

Abdul Karim Ahmed Rajab Hatem

Event: The Battle of the Camels
Occupation: Student at the Faculty of Science of Al-Azhar University
Age: 23

Ahmed Mohamed Asfour

Occupation: Student at Cairo University
Age: 22

Islam Rashad Ahmed Hassan

Event: The 18 days
Occupation: B.Sc. Tourism & Hotels Alexandria University
Age: 23

Girgis Lamee Musa Suleiman

Event: The Friday of Anger
Occupation: Taxi driver
Age: 30

Ibrahim Mohammed Abdul Sattar Madi

Event: The 18 days
Occupation: Graduate Trade
Age: 22

Tarek Magdy Mostafa ElQayyas

Event: The Friday of Anger
Occupation: Bachelor of Commerce
Age: 24

Mohammad Ali Eid Abdul Majid

Event: The Friday of Anger
Occupation: A graduate of Cairo University
Age: 33

Abdul Rahman Kamal Fathi Mohammed Abu Zaid

Event: The Friday of Anger
Occupation: Preliminary trade English Ain Shams student
Age: 18

Mahmoud Helmy Mahmoud Radwan

Event: The Friday of Anger
Occupation: Worker. Al-Manar Industrial Foundation
Age: 27

Mohair Khalil Zaki Khalil

Event: The Friday of Anger
Occupation: Civilian
Age: 40

Khaled Ali Ahmed Youssef

Event: The 18 days
Occupation: Worker
Age: 20