TOPIC police violence
Family: Man detained at Hadayek al-Kobba Police Station tortured to death
Sherif Soliman | Two police personnel have been detained, accused of torturing Ahmed Zalat to death
Egyptian media outlets provide contradictory information about Afroto’s death
Salma Hindy | Egyptian media outlets have offered a number of explanations for what may have caused Afroto's death
Death by torture in Moqattam Police Station: The final two hours of Afroto
Basma Mostafa | Mada Masr speaks to friends, family and cellmates to piece together what happened to Afroto
Witnessing a massacre
Heba Farouk Mahfouz, Lina Attalah, Mosa’ab Elshamy and Sharif Abdel Kouddous | Four Egyptian journalists reconstruct the Rabea al-Adaweya sit-in dispersal
Photos and video: Warraq residents clash with security forces over demolition
Look through photos and watch a video of the clashes between Warraq residents and security forces
Battle over the Nile
Heba Afify | Residents face relocation as Warraq targeted in ongoing campaign to reclaim "illegally" occupied land
Family of dead medical student accuse prosecution of attempting to quietly close case
Maddison Sawle | Family and friends of Ahmed Medhat, a medical student who died this week in Egypt, are certain that he
The Interior Ministry versus police clubs
Passant Rabie | “If you violate [police] rights, you have to expect that they will also violate other people’s rights.”
What the decision to test all detainees at a police station for HIV reveals about Egypt’s security services
Pesha Magid | It is not quite clear what the sister of a man arrested on suspicion of being gay expected when she told
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Jan 25, 5 years on: I didn’t go to Tahrir
It’s January 25, 2016, and it’s 12:55 pm and I haven’t gone to Tahrir. The truth is, not only
Sally Toma
The dehumanization of the nation
It was just after Friday prayers, the warm winter sun hesitantly promised serenity once more to the cabinet
and Aly El Raggal
The policeman and structures of power
“Policeman sexually assaults mentally ill girl.” “Video: Policemen insult corpse, place cigarette
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Public Prosecutor charges police officer with murder of two Copts in Minya
Assistant detective sentenced to 3 years, police officer to 6 months in prison for Afroto’s death
Amnesty: French arms exports to Egypt used in violent repression, violating international human rights law
HRW report: Egyptian-American forcibly disappeared, tortured for 4 months before being brought before military prosecution
16 accused of illegal assembly outside police station following Afroto’s death ordered to be released
Court upholds 5-year sentence against police officer for Abu Zaabal truck deaths
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Sisi’s sweethearts
Andeel |Sisi: "My sweethearts... sweethearts... sweethearts..."Policemen: "Papa... Papa... Papa..."
Cartoon: Police money
Sabry Eltawil | "Sisi allows the police to run private security companies." Policeman: Special discount during holidays.
Andeel | Hearse driver: "I'll go have a coffee, call me when you're done. "
Cartoon: F@#% you, I’m a cop
Cartoon: Die, son of a bitch
Andeel | Police officer: "Die, you son of a bitch."Father: "Long live Egypt... Long live Egypt."
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