476 prisoners pardoned on occasion of Sinai Liberation Day

Thu, 25 Apr 2024 - 03:28 GMT

Anyone who did not shed blood or participated in acts of violence and terrorism would be released, and those who served the time of pre-trial detention must be released immediately or referred to a trial.

Cabinet approves draft decision to pardon some prisoners on occasion of Eid al-Fitr, Sinai Liberation Day

Wed, 06 Mar 2024 - 06:41 GMT

The cabinet approved a draft decision of the President of the Republic regarding pardoning the remainder of the sentence for some convicts.

New group of prisoners to be released on occasion of 6th of October War anniversary

Thu, 28 Sep 2023 - 04:36 GMT

The Official Gazette (Al-Waqa'i' al-Misriyya) published President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s Decision No. 417 of 2023 regarding pardoning a new group of some convicts.

499 convicts pardoned in Egypt on occasion of July 23 Revolution anniversary

Sun, 23 Jul 2023 - 02:59 GMT

Those are eligible for release in accordance with presidential pardon terms.

New group of inmates to be pardoned

Sat, 22 Apr 2023 - 11:36 GMT

A new group of 1,920 prisoners are eligible to be released in accordance with presidential pardon terms, said Society Protection Sector at the Egyptian Ministry of Interior in a statement on Saturday.

New batch of 30 pretrial detainees to be released: Presidential Pardon Committee

Mon, 06 Mar 2023 - 11:16 GMT

Representative Tariq Al-Khouli, a member of the Presidential Pardon Committee, announced the release of a new batch of 30 persons held in pre-trial detention pending cases not related to violence or terrorism.

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.

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.

1,270 prisoners pardoned on Eid al-Adha occasion

Sat, 09 Jul 2022 - 11:53 GMT

The committees assigned to review files of prisoners nationwide announced that 1,270 prisoners deserve to be pardoned as they meet the conditions set for pardoning inmates.

919 inmates to be release on occasion of Eid al-Fitr celebration in Egypt

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 07:00 GMT

On 27 January 2021, a total of 3,022 convicts were pardoned on the occasion of the Police Day after the Prison Authority decided the pardon conditions apply to them.

Egyptian Gov’t pardons prisoners on occasion of Sinai Liberation, Eid al-Fitr Feast

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 01:56 GMT

The Egyptian Cabinet approved a draft decision by the President to pardon a number of prisoners.

3K convicts pardoned on Police Day as part of efforts to rehabilitate prisoners

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 08:54 GMT

A total of 3,022 convicts were pardoned on Wednesday on the occasion of the Police Day after the Prison Authority decided the pardon conditions apply on them.

Cabinet pardons remaining jail terms of some prisoners marking Police Day, Jan. 25 Revolution

Wed, 23 Dec 2020 - 03:35 GMT

The Cabinet has approved a draft decision by the President to pardon the remaining prison term of some of the convicted.

Number of convicts in Egypt to be granted presidential pardon

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 06:05 GMT

A committee presided by the chair of the Prisons Authority will review cases to determine eligible inmates.

2,130 prisoners released on July 23 Revolution Anniversary occasion

Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 01:12 GMT

The High Commission for Pardon began examining the cases entitled to conditional release and choose the inmates to be pardoned accordingly.

475 prisoners in Egypt released per presidential, conditional pardon

Fri, 10 Jul 2020 - 09:48 GMT

A total of 167 prisoners were released per a presidential pardon, while 308 others were granted a conditional release, the Interior Ministry said.

392 prisoners released per presidential and conditional pardon

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 04:49 GMT

The High Commission for Pardon began examining the cases entitled to conditional release, and it selected 285 inmates to be released, while 107 were pardoned.

541 prisoners released upon pardon, celebrating Police Day

Thu, 06 Feb 2020 - 11:55 GMT

The decree was published in the official gazette.

Presidential decree pardons inmates on 6 October anniversary

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 - 12:25 GMT

Sisi issued on Saturday decree No. 511/2019 to pardon a number of inmates on the occasion of the celebration of the Armed Forces Day.

403 prisoners released by presidential pardon

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 - 01:51 GMT

After examining all eligible prisoners’ cases, the committee in charge decided to grant 257 conditional releases, and 146 unconditional releases.