Tag: anti-torture

NCHR denounces postponement of UN anti-torture conference in Cairo

On Tuesday, the UN said it had chosen to postpone the conference…

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UPDATE- Investigations postponed for rights lawyer over anti-torture bill

Negad El-Borai was summoned five times for investigations amid concerns of detention

Amira El-Fekki Amira El-Fekki

United Group sends anti-torture draft law to parliament leaders

The bill was sent to the presidency last April, with no response

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T-shirt detainee Mahmoud Hussein’s release order between heaven and hell

Family’s rejoicing cut short as prosecution authority immediately appealed against the court's…

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‘Anti-torture t-shirt detainee’ Mahmoud Hussein in ‘urgent need’ of surgery: Brother

Following his release, Hussein’s brother Tito visited Hussein in jail; called for…

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17-year-old detainee receives news of parents’ tragic death ahead of prison visit

Young men continue to face tough conditions in detention, some started hunger…

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‘T-shirt detainee’ Mahmoud Hussein begins fifth day of illegal detention

Hussein has been held in remand for more than 730 days, exceeding…

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Court renews detention of Mohamed Hussein for another 45 days

Hussein has spent more than 712 days in remand

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Mahmoud Hussein continues to await detention renewal

Prison warden was fined over Hussein’s repeated court absence

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Detainee Mahmoud Hussein turns 20 after two years in jail

Hussein’s brother recently spoke on TV about legal circumstances

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