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Prisoners granted exceptional visit for Eid Al Fitr celebration

Sat, 06 Apr 2024 - 11:40 GMT

For those who haven't been given these two days, the visits will continue until Wednesday, April 24, 2024.

Exceptional visit for Egypt's prisoners on ‘Police Day’ anniversary

Mon, 22 Jan 2024 - 06:44 GMT

Last week, the Egyptian Official Gazette published Presidential Decree No. 1 of 2024, concerning the pardon of the remainder of the sentence for some convicts on the occasion of Police Day and the January 25 Revolution, which fell on January 25, 2024.

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.

Egypt's Interior ministry grants exceptional visit to prisoners on Eidul Adha

Wed, 21 Jun 2023 - 11:33 GMT

The visit will not be deducted from the number of legalized visits granted for prisoners throughout their jail term.

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.

Egypt grants prisoners exceptional visits on occasion of Easter

Fri, 14 Apr 2023 - 02:53 GMT

The visit is an addition to the visits allocated for each of the prisoners during their jail term, which means that it will not be deducted from the number of their legalized visits.

Egypt’s interior ministry grants exceptional prison visit on Christmas

Thu, 05 Jan 2023 - 11:07 GMT

The Interior Ministry announced Thursday granting an exceptional visit to inmates at correctional and rehabilitation centers nationwide on the occasion of Coptic Christmas from January 9 to January 24.

Egypt's Presidential pardon committee finalizes measures to release 30 prisoners

Tue, 15 Nov 2022 - 11:09 GMT

In a statement released on Tuesday, the committee asserted that it would continue its work to release more prisoners and merge them into the society.

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.

New batch of convicts, pre-trial detainees to be pardoned Thursday: Tariq al-Khouly

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 11:44 GMT

A new batch of convicts and pre-trial detainees will be released Thursday in Egypt.

Sisi issues presidential decree pardoning 3 prisoners from rest of jail sentences

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 11:15 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued presidential decree No. 260/2022 pardoning three prisoners from serving the rest of their jail sentences.

New group of prisoners released in Egypt as per presidential pardon

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 04:00 GMT

The newly-released prisoners are Kholoud Saeed, Hussein Khamis, Shebel Mabrouk, Abdel Rahman Moka, Alaa Essam Ramadan, Mohamed Mohy El-Din Mohamed.

New group of prisoners will be released in 24 hours: Presidential pardon committee member

Sun, 29 May 2022 - 06:21 GMT

A new group of prisoners will be released within 24 hours, said Mohamed Abdel Aziz, a member of the presidential pardon committee.

Egypt's Interior Ministry declares number of convicted prisoners who meet presidential pardon criteria

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 01:48 GMT

The preparation of that list comes on the occasion of Sinai Liberation Day, which is April 25.

All inmates nationwide to be granted 2 exceptional visits on occasion of Holy month of Ramadan

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 11:58 GMT

All prisoners across Egypt were granted two exceptional visits during the Holy month of Ramadan, which is expected to begin on Saturday.

Egypt's Interior ministry offers aid to families of prisoners, released detainees

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 - 02:26 GMT

This is also part of the Interior Ministry's social role.

645 prisoners released on occasion of Eid El Fitr celebrations

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 12:44 GMT

As per the criteria for releasing the inmates, the convict should serve a minimum part of their prison term as well as good behavior.

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.

Egypt's Interior Ministry: 1,686 inmates pardoned on occasion of Ramadan

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 02:31 GMT

The step is part of the ministry's efforts to implement a modern concept of penal policy.

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.

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