After having a coup triggered a brand new government in belated 2013, the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR) began documenting increased arrests and harassment of individuals sensed becoming homosexual or transgender because of the pubpc morals popce, with at the least 77 arrests happening between October 2013 and can even 2014.  Arrests carry on at comparable ratesвЂ”many of these stemming from popce attempts to entrap homosexual males by utilizing media that are social. 
One-man, arrested along side eight other people in November 2013 throughout a popce raid on a exclusive celebration, told EIPR that the entire process of undergoing rectal exams had been marked with attempts to humipate and break down all of them from starting to end:
The mid-day of November 6 we decided to go to the forensic workplace in Ramses square. The reduced position officials declined to prevent the vehicle in the forensic company. They parked a good way from it. We wandered on the street. When somebody requires just who we have been they state they are faggots, we caught all of them resting collectively. Us and verbally abused us when we went up to the forensic office, the officers there beat. They held saying we have been garbage. They put liquid on us, and held humipating us before the medical practioners arrived. They performed their examinations, so when I inquired the physician exactly what [they] are likely to compose within the report, he said heвЂ™s maybe not allowed to say. 
The guys stated which they had been additionally obligated to provide blood and urine examples, that they had been informed will be utilized to perform HIV, Hepatitis C, and narcotics examinations. These people were introduced from custody a later with the assistance of a lawyer week. 
In December 2014, the arrest of 26 guys in a bathhouse in Cairo garnered nationwide and intercontinental media interest, in part due to its scaleвЂ”EIPR reported it was the biggest size arrest for homosexual conduct considering that the Queen Boat caseвЂ”and to some extent given that it had been a staged news occasion: a television presenter, Mona Iraqi, filmed the arrests and distributed footage of nude males being herded to the roads.  The males had been faced with вЂњhabitual debaucheryвЂќ and subjected to anal exams.