United Arab of Emirates persists in freedom’s restrictions and baning some activists from traveling out of the Country without any reasons
Cairo july 3 of 2012
ANHRI condemns the banning by the UAE authorities for some activists out of the Country without any obvious. ANHRI view that the banning of the activists from traveling out of the Country aims to sliencing the oppositions.
UAE authorities, banned “Mosbah El-Remethi”, from traveling to Omman , on June 27. He posted on “twitter” that he was plaining to travel to Austrila on 29 to spent a vacation with his family, but he doubted that he was banned from leaving the Country, because his of his activities and call for reformation, therefore, he decided to experience the traveling to Omman to be sure that his allowed to travel, but he is now assured that he is baned from traveling abroad.
El-remethi reported in another post on “twitter” commenting on the banning from traveling, “I am living in UAE where is persons are not allowed to travel because of their reforming directions and thoughts”. He added in another post ” I have said to my family and children, we do not have to travel this year, because there is someone in the country who bans according to his mood and against the law”
UAE authorities, earlier, banned “Rashed El-Shamsy” , the activist, from traveling on June 26, as he was on his way traveling with his family and children, when he was stopped at the airport. They were detained in the passports office in the airport for an hour before they toled him, you are not allowed to travel out of the Country, in accordance with instructions issued by the department of security in Abu-dabi. “El-Shamsy” posted on his personal page on “twitter” that he asked the officer to submit any official document to prove that and to let him to speak on phone with the security authorities but the officer refused and did not respond to him.
It worthy to be mentioned, that the UAE authorities banned some of the actvists from traveling out of the Country, among them “Ahmed Mansour”, “Dr.Mohamed El-Mansory” and “Gomaah El-Falasy” as well as some other activists. Earlier, the authorities arrested the activist “Ahmed Abdulkhalik” who is linked to the “stateless people”, in a try to press him to ask for the nationality of “Comoros”, to get rid of the oppositions in the Country.
ANHRI said that the banning decision of some activists and human rights advocates from travelling out of the country, is a violation to and hostile act against Human Right. Such act express the Countries seek to maltreat and kill the voice of the oppostions, either through deportation and nationality removal, as well as arresting or banning them from traveling abroad, to restrict their activity and bann them from expressing their opinions of reformation out of the Country.
NHRI, called the UAE authorities to the abolition of the decisions, aims to ban the activists from travelling as soon as posspile, because the freedom of activity and travelling is a basic right for every human being and guranted by a wide number of the international covenants and treates, signed by UAE.