HIC-MENA [ Habitat International Coalition ]

Home| About Us | Contact Us

Tosson Evictees Demonstrate

What is affected
Housing Private
Type of violation Forced eviction
Date 01 May 2008
Region MENA
Country Egypt
City Alex, Tosson

Affected persons (number & composition)

Total 2000
Men 0
Women 0
Children 0
Your solution
Download any important details Tosson evictees demonstrate in front of Agriculture Ministry. Eg.doc
Download any important development
Forced eviction

Duty holder(s) /responsible party(ies)

Brief narrative

On the morning of May 1, 2008, central security trucks surrounded Tosson, home to some 500 families, and proceeded to use teargas and police dogs to force some of the inhabitants out of their homes, before the houses were razed to the ground.

Costs   0


Web-based resource on land struggles
HLRN Publications

Land Times

All rights reserved to HIC-HLRN -Disclaimer