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RTE News
Cairo CellmatesIn the summer of 2014 Ibrahim Halawa walked into a packed cell in Egypt’s notor
Cairo Cellmates
RTE News / Posted 17 days ago
In the summer of 2014 Ibrahim Halawa walked into a packed cell in Egypt’s notorious Tora Prison, Cairo. The Irish student was dressed in a white uniform stamped with the word Accused and carried the weight of nearly one year in prison without... Read more
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International Business Times
Ex-CIA agent to be extradited to Italy over 'extraordinary rendition' of Egyptian cleric part of the US "extraordinary rendition" programme. Nasr, also known as Abu Oma
Ex-CIA agent to be extradited to Italy over 'extraordinary rendition' of Egyptian cleric
International Business Times / Posted 20 days ago
part of the US "extraordinary rendition" programme. Nasr, also known as Abu Omar, claims that he was tortured while held in Tora Prison, 20 miles south of Cairo. He was released in 2007 after four years in detention. "Yes, it (the rejection of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Working Group Calls for the Release of 9 Journalists Sentenced in 'Raba'a Operations Room' Caseof detention In the meantime, the journalists are still detained in Al Aqrab p
UN Working Group Calls for the Release of 9 Journalists Sentenced in 'Raba'a Operations Room' Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
of detention In the meantime, the journalists are still detained in Al Aqrab prison - the high-security section of Tora prison in Cairo - where they reported being subjected to ill-treatment by guards. In addition, they are detained in... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Tactical demonstrationsto the United Nations to request it intervene on Adli’s behalf after allegation
Tactical demonstrations
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
to the United Nations to request it intervene on Adli’s behalf after allegations emerged that Adli was being tortured in Tora prison. A number of international lawyers’ syndicates have also recommended Adli be awarded internationally recognition... Read more

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