We are all Khaled Said

Against torture in Egypt and inhuman treatment of Egyptians in their own country

Entries for the ‘Khaled Said’ Category

The story of “We are all Khaled Said” English Facebook Page (1 of ..?)

I have a lot to tell about my story: a small story in the great event of the Egyptian revolution. How I started this website/blog and how I created the English page “We are all Khaled Said” working closely with Wael Ghonim who created the Arabic Page. How I focused on international awareness while he focused on [...]

Arabic Facebook pages closed

The Arabic “We are all Khaled Said” and “My name is Khaled Said” facebook pages have both been closed. The elections monitoring Facebook page and ElBradei supporters page have also been closed. Our English Facebook page: “We are all Khaled Said” is still running and so far we don’t have any problems. PLEASE subscribe to our [...]

New York Times: Death in Police Encounter Stirs Calls for Change in Egypt

Today’s coverage in the New York Times on Khaled Said’s death and the movement for change that resulted from it. Source: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/19/world/middleeast/19abuse.html?_r=2&ref=world ALEXANDRIA, Egypt — The two undercover police officers seemed unfazed by the bystanders, who watched as the officers beat a 28-year-old man in the lobby of a building here last month, one witness [...]

Khaled Said (forensic) Autopsy reports

We have decided to publish the Egyptian government official autopsy reports (in Arabic) and their translation. These reports show the change of tone from the first report, to the second preliminary report and then to the full second report. No indication of any injuries to Khaled in the first report, followed by stronger indication that [...]

too scared to say it loudly (video)

Too scared to say it loudly is a new video dedicated to all Egyptian victims of torture and police brutality. The video includes the latest photos taken on the third silent stand on 9th July 2010. In memory of Khaled Said…

Success of Third Silent Stand Friday 9 July

The third silent stand by Egyptians has proved to be a success after hundreds of Egyptians all over Egypt and worldwide has stood in a symbolic stand in sadness and dressed in black. According to Reuters report the online campaign to stage a silent protest by Egytians has drawn hundreds of participants. The demonstration was organized [...]

Witnesses in Khaled Said case harassed by police, say family and lawyer

Witnesses to the death of Khaled Saeid are being intimidated by the police, alleged a lawyer and members of Saeid’s family. Mohamed Abdel-Aziz, a lawyer with the Nadeem Center for the Rehabilitation of the Victims of Violence says that the intimidation began 10 days ago but has intensified in the past three days. Abdel-Aziz told [...]

Standing Up For Khalid Said

We must all stand up for Khaled Said and every single Egyptian who was or will be attacked. We must unite to stop the violence. Only this way we will force everyone to respect us. After a day of protests in Alexandria Egypt, sparked by anger and sadness about the recent killing of Khalid Said, [...]

Khaled Said murder witness accounts (Arabic Videos)

Khaled Said Murder (torture to death) Eye Witness Accounts:  

The Guardian: Criminal injustice in Egypt

The “before” and “after” shots looked like the makeover from hell. Before, we have a clean-cut young man who appears to be rather reserved and perhaps even somewhat shy. After, his once-youthful and pleasant face looks up with dead eyes, disfigured beyond recognition. It looks like it has caved in on itself, particularly around the [...]