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Member of Egypt's Presidential Pardon Committee says large number of prisoners to be released in few days

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 12:16 GMT

Member of the Presidential Pardon Committee Kamal Abou Eita stated in a phone-in Monday that a large number of prisoners would be released in a few days.

Egyptian activist Mohamed Ramadan released from prison

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 07:13 GMT

Ramadan was being prosecuted in custody in "opinion lawsuits."

Footage denying Alaa Abdel Fatah's hunger strike claims submitted to Egyptian Public Prosecution: sources to ET

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 02:03 GMT

Sources told Egypt Today that the Ministry of Interior gave the Public Prosecution footage of the cell of imprisoned activist Alaa Abdel Fatah.

Egypt's Presidential Pardon involves omission of incident from criminal record: committee member

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 12:44 GMT

Awady added that none of the convicts eligible for presidential pardon had been asked to accept any deals for getting out in return.

Four US correctional officers charged with second-degree murdering of elderly inmate in Florida

Sat, 30 Apr 2022 - 01:25 GMT

Four US officers have been charged with murdering an elderly and disabled prisoner in Florida.

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.

Mahmoud Ezat sentenced to life in 'Border Infiltration' case

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 11:54 GMT

Mahmoud Ezat is the former deputy Supreme Guide of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.

Egypt's cybercrimes law: Imprisonment and fine up to 200K over attacking website, email of legal person

Sat, 26 Feb 2022 - 02:02 GMT

The Anti-Cyber and Information Technology Crimes Law, known in the media as the law of “internet crimes”, confronted the crimes of hacking and attacking the Internet networks belonging to the state or public legal persons.

Egypt denies Rami Shaath’s claims of 'inhuman treatment' in prison, says: He wants to gain sympathy of foreign public opinion

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 - 02:54 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Interior denied allegations made by the recently released Rami Shaath about bad conditions and inhuman treatment during his incarceration in Egypt as false, and that his claims were made “to gain sympathy of foreign public opinion for his personal gains.”

Egypt denies Archaeologist Rami Shaath’s claims of 'inhuman treatment' in prison, says: He wants to gain sympathy of foreign public opinion

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 - 02:54 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Interior denied allegations made by the recently released archaeologist Rami Shaath about bad conditions and inhuman treatment during his incarceration in Egypt as false, and that his claims were made “to gain sympathy of foreign public opinion for his personal gains.”

Interior Ministry organizes tour in Badr's Correctional and Rehabilitation center

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 01:09 GMT

The Interior Ministry organized a tour on Wednesday in Badr complex that included the Correctional and Rehabilitation center which is affiliated to the social protection sector of the Interior Ministry.

Head of Red Cross Delegation in Egypt expresses satisfaction over new prison complex

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 02:28 GMT

Fontana's statements came during a meeting with Chairman of the Human Rights Committee at the House of Representatives Wednesday.

Egypt builds prison complex in Wadi Al Natroun substituting 25% of existing jails

Thu, 28 Oct 2021 - 02:29 GMT

The complex is dubbed "The Reform and Rehabilitation Center of Wadi Al Natroun.

Egypt discusses draft law for tougher sexual harassment punishment

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 12:20 GMT

The amendments harshened the imprisonment term and the fine imposed on the offenders.

Security source denies claims inmate deprived of rights to medical care at Egypt's Torah Prison

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 01:53 GMT

“What was mentioned in the statement is completely false,” source at the Ministry of Interior said.

2 exceptional visits granted to all inmates on occasion of Sinai Liberation, Easter Celebrations

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 - 10:56 GMT

Two exceptional visits have been granted to all inmates across Egypt on the occasion of the celebration of Sinai Liberation Day corresponding April 25th and Easter celebrations.

Man who harbored Maadi child molester sentenced to 1 year in prison

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 01:50 GMT

Maadi Misdemeanor Court ruled Thursday to sentence to one year in prison a defendant who hided the molester who sexually abused a girl in March.

Study: Egypt soon to have zero debtors in prison

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 04:24 GMT

A recent study issued by the Egyptian Center for Thought and Strategic Studies shed the light on the phenomenon of debtors in Egypt, who end up in prison.

Egypt's Aswan Criminal Court sentences 8 to death for killing police officer

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 01:26 GMT

That was in a fire exchange in 2018 during an arrest attempt.

Egypt denies rumors on mass punishment in Aqrab prison

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 09:23 GMT

Such rumors are baseless and banned Muslim Brotherhood members and supporters seek to spread such rumors to destabilize the public opinion

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