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We've written to the Turkish authorities about our concerns about the hostile environment in which lawyers in Turkey have had to work since July 2016.
We've joined with more than 100 leading human rights organizations from around the world to call for the United Nations Human Rights Council (UN HRC) to create a monitoring and reporting, mechanism on the ever-deteriorating human rights situation in Egypt.
The struggle for human rights in Egypt is at a critical juncture according to human rights groups, with the government invoking counterterrorism to justify these abuses and to criminalize freedom of association and expression.
Establishing a monitoring and reporting mechanism at the upcoming 46th regular session of the UN HRC, scheduled to begin on February 22, 2021, would serve as an important step in: