Pretrial Detainees

Egypt releases new batch of 33 pretrial detainees: Pardon Committee

Wed, 01 Mar 2023 - 12:45 GMT

The Egyptian authorities are releasing now a new batch of 33 pretrial detainees, lawyer and member of the Presidential Pardon Committee Tarek El-Awadi said in a Facebook post on Wednesday.

Egyptian authorities to release new batch of 31 pretrial detainees: Presidential Pardon Committee

Mon, 16 Jan 2023 - 05:35 GMT

“This comes within the framework of the Presidential Pardon Committee’s efforts in coordination with the Public Prosecution and the relevant state authorities,” Khouly stated.

Photos: Egyptian authorities release new group of 30 pretrial detainees

Fri, 25 Nov 2022 - 11:04 GMT

Tarek El-Khouly, a member of the Presidential Pardon Committee, published photos on his social media pages for the release of the new batch,

Egypt released 1040 pretrial detainees, 12 convicts since April: Lawyer Awady

Fri, 21 Oct 2022 - 08:39 GMT

Egypt has so far released 1,040 pretrial detainees and 12 convicts since the reactivation of the Presidential Pardon Committee on 26 April, human rights lawyer Tarek El-Awady said on Thursday.

New batch of pre-trial detainees to be released in Egypt

Thu, 20 Oct 2022 - 10:31 GMT

The Presidential Pardon Committee thanked the Presidency, the Attorney General and the Ministry of Interior for the decisions to release those are being held in pretrial detention pending cases of freedom of opinion.

Photos: Egypt releases new batch of 25 pretrial detainees

Mon, 17 Oct 2022 - 11:17 GMT

MP and lawyer Tarek El-Khouly, member of the committee, posted pictures for the pretrial detainees who were released yesterday.

Release of pretrial detainees gives momentum to Egypt's National Dialogue: Coordinator

Fri, 16 Sep 2022 - 09:29 GMT

In remarks during his TV program “Masr Jadida” on ETC, Rashwan said the prosecution’s decisions encourage further parties of different orientations to conduct the dialogue.

Another 46 pretrial detainees released from Egyptian prisons including lawyer Haitham Mohamedin

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 02:03 GMT

The detainees, released as per a decision by the Public Prosecution, include renowned lawyer Haitham Mohamedin, said Awadi on Facebook.

Egyptian authorities to release 33 pretrial detainees ‘within hours’: MP Khouly

Fri, 09 Sep 2022 - 11:20 GMT

Egyptian authorities are prepared to release 33 pretrial detainees “within hours” after finalizing their release procedures, Member of the House of Representatives Tarek El-Khouly said on Friday.

With names: Egyptian authorities release dozens of detainees of conscience – Pardon committee member Khouli

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 01:56 GMT

Khouli announced that release procedures have already started and that a number of detained workers will be also released today.