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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.

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.

Egypt's Interior Ministry denies reports on Esraa Abdel Fattah's health condition

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 03:18 GMT

The official asserted that the inmate is in good health condition and does not take any medication since she was placed in confinement.

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.

In Pics: More than 5K prisoners released on Eid al-Fitr occasion

Sun, 24 May 2020 - 01:59 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi issued Saturday a presidential pardon for 3,157 prisoners.

528 prisoners released on Sinai Liberation anniversary

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 06:17 GMT

A total of 228 were pardoned as per the presidential decree, while 300 other inmates were released on parole.

More than 4K inmates released on Sinai Liberation anniversary

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 02:43 GMT

A total of 3,778 were pardoned as per a presidential decree, while 233 other inmates were released on parole.

President orders pardoning prisoners on occasion of Sinai Liberation Day

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 04:51 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi issued Wednesday a decree pardoning a number of prisoners on the occasion of Sinai Liberation Day on April 25, as a series of presidential pardons have been issued during the past years.

Egypt’s NCHR calls for treating Covid-19 victims of medical team as ‘martyrs’

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 09:27 GMT

This came during the council's monthly meeting that was held for the first time via the internet, in order to discuss the measures taken by the government to combat the spread of the virus.

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.

Exceptional visit for Egypt's prisoners on Mother's Day anniversary

Mon, 02 Mar 2020 - 02:16 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior granted inmates one exceptional visit during the period from March till the end of the month, on the annual anniversary of Mother's Day.

Cairo follows up conditions of Egyptian prisoners in Saudi Arabia

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 02:43 GMT

Egyptian diplomats visited Dhahban Central Prison, Abha Prison, and Khamis Mushayt Prison.

541 prisoners released upon pardon, celebrating Police Day

Thu, 06 Feb 2020 - 11:55 GMT

The decree was published in the official gazette.

399 prisoners released on October 6 anniversary

Thu, 10 Oct 2019 - 11:32 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El 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, anniversary of October 6 War.

712 prisoners released per presidential pardon, on parole

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 - 04:54 GMT

A total of 237 inmates were given a presidential pardon, while 475 others were released on parole.

234 prisoners released per presidential decree, 353 others on parole

Thu, 05 Sep 2019 - 12:32 GMT

A total of 234 inmates were given a presidential pardon, while 353 others were released on parole.

542 inmates released on occasion of Eid al-Adha

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 - 05:12 GMT

This group was released on the occasion of Eid al-Adha celebrations (Muslims’ Grand Feast).

More than 1.6K prisoners released on occasion of Eid al-Adha

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 - 10:10 GMT

A total of 1,024 inmates were given a presidential pardon, while 610 others were released on parole, said the Egyptian Ministry of Interior on Monday.

Exceptional visit granted to inmates during Eid al-Adha

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 - 12:40 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior granted all inmates nationwide one exceptional visit on the occasion of Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice), which falls this year on Aug.11.

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