Tag: Prisons

Interior Ministry denies abuse in prisons as torture allegations surface

Ministry says such claims are untrue, vows to pursue legal steps

Adham Youssef Adham Youssef

Interior Ministry responds to controversial reports on Egyptian prisons

SIS released a video showing “real conditions” of inmates in Tora prison

Sarah El-Sheikh Sarah El-Sheikh

Prosecutors inspect 25 prisons in Egypt

Prosecutors conducted on Monday an inspection campaign of 25 prisons across Egypt,…

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Egypt’s faculties of punishment: prisons and police stations

While the Ministry of Interior published a propaganda video last month about…

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New prisons that guarantee decent life for inmates to be established: head of Prisons Authority

Interior Ministry is following new policy focused towards rehabilitation, says head of…

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‘There is room for everyone’ inside Egypt’s prisons: ANHRI

In-depth research shows distribution of prisons across Egypt, estimating number of current…

Amira El-Fekki Amira El-Fekki

Medical negligence claims another political prisoner in Damietta

Ibrahim Salem Hashish was accused of killing protesters and arrested in July…

Adham Youssef Adham Youssef

Parliament’s Human Rights Committee and NCHR: two legitimate human rights bodies obstructed

As the state and its affiliates remain reluctant to discuss human rights,…

Amira El-Fekki Amira El-Fekki

Solitary confinement: New wave of condemnations takes to social media platforms

Dozens of political activists further criticised prolonged solitary confinement for imprisoned counterparts

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Maadi prosecutor releases 3 illegally held detainees from police custody

The Maadi prosecution head inspected the police station after several complaints

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