Handicrafts, ostriches and football: Journalists, public figures taken on stage-managed tour of Tora Prison Complex
Attendees of the tour were not able to speak to prisoners or see actual places of detention.
Police referred to criminal court on charges of torturing cart driver to death in 2016
Makeen had been on a work errand before he died in the Amereya police station in November 2016.
European Parliament adopts resolution condemning government crackdown in Egypt, calls for serious revision of EU aid
The statement calls on Egyptian authorities to immediately and unconditionally release the detainees
Public Prosecution inspection team finds conditions in Tora ‘adequate’ despite widespread prisoner accounts of abuse, medical negligence
"The Public Prosecution’s brief statement made no mention of the widespread accounts of abuse."
Supreme Media Regulatory Council secretary: ‘We’ve yet to reach decision on website licensing, do not know when executive bylaws will be issued’
One year after the rushed application window, the SMRC has yet not reviewed any of the applications.
Alaa Abd El Fattah and his lawyer recount humiliation and beatings in maximum-security prison
An officer told Alaa that he hates the revolution and that prison is made to ‘teach people like him'
Security directives instruct media to attack National Council for Human Rights
One message suggested that the head of the human rights council suffers from Alzheimer's Disease
Writer and activist Alaa Abd El Fattah arrested from police probation
Alaa did not emerge from Dokki police station this morning following his nightly probation.
Eight killed, 10 injured in attack on military checkpoint in North Sinai
While such attacks on checkpoints have occurred before in North Sinai, it is the first in Bir al-Abd
Heavy security clampdown on anti-Sisi protests as state mobilizes supporters to rally
A round-up of demonstrations and enhanced security measures in Egypt on September 27.
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