Egyptian Dissident, Released from Prison, Begins Visit to Israel on Peacebuilding Mission Organized by UN Watch

PRESS RELEASE TAHRIR SQUARE HERO MAIKEL NABIL WAS RELEASED FROM PRISON IN JANUARY AFTER MILLIONS JOINED ‘FREE MAIKEL’ TWITTER CAMPAIGN GENEVA, Dec. 23 – As reported this weekend by the New York Times, Maikel Nabil, one of Egypt’s most famous human rights dissidents and democracy …

Issue 334: Global Impact: Coverage of UN Watch Campaigns Turns Heat on UN, Egypt, N. Korea over Human Rights

Agence France Presse reports below on UN Watch’s launch of an appeal by 30 rights groups and dissidents urging UN action for the release of 26-year-old Egyptian political prisoner Maikel Nabil (above). Click here for text and list of signatories. Prof. Irwin Cotler, Canadian MP and board member of UN Watch, …

30 rights groups urge Egypt to release jailed blogger Maikel Nabil

PRESS RELEASE APPEAL SENT TO TOP UN OFFICIALS & EGYPTIAN GOVERNMENT GENEVA, Dec. 29 – The fate of Egyptian blogger Maikel Nabil hangs in the balance as the renowned democracy activist marks more 120 days on hunger strike in protest against his detention by the Egyptian army, a Geneva-based human rights group …

UN Watch Refutes Arab Arguments for Anti-Israel Mandate

Chair of UN Rights Council Defends UN Watch Against Egyptian Bid to Stifle Debate on UN Impunity for Palestinian Terror             Egypt’s Amr Roshdy Hassan                        UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer    Click for video   UN Human Rights …