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Four students arrested while decrying Rabaa’s dispersal acquitted

Four students arrested while decrying Rabaa’s dispersal acquitted

A fire rages in a protest tent as security forces move to disperse Morsi supporters by force in Cairo, August 14, 2013  (AFP/File, Mohammed Abdel Moneim)

A fire rages in a protest tent as security forces move to disperse Morsi supporters by force in Cairo, August 14, 2013
(AFP/File, Mohammed Abdel Moneim)

The Sidi Gaber Misdemeanour Court acquitted on Saturday four Alexandria University students arrested in …

Groups welcome Alexandria protesters’ release

Groups welcome Alexandria protesters’ release

Egyptian women members of the Muslim Brotherhood hold roses as they stand in the defendants' cage dressed in prison issue white during their trial in at the court in the Egyptian Mediterranean city of Alexandria on December 7, 2013. Egyptian judges began hearing appeals of 21 women and girls handed heavy jail terms over an Islamist protest, in a case that sparked an outcry. The 14 adult women were handed 11-year jail terms and the seven minors sentenced to juvenile detention last month, shocking even supporters of the military-installed government. (AFP PHOTO/STR)

Egyptian women members of the Muslim Brotherhood hold roses as they stand in the defendants’ cage dressed in prison issue white during their trial in at the court in Alexandria Yesterday
(AFP PHOTO/STR)

Rights and political groups came out en …

6 April member detained for possession of leaflets

The Suez prosecution has ordered 15 days of detention for Ahmed Ibrahim for possession of documents, papers and leaflets inciting against the government, police and armed forces, according to state owned Al-Ahram.

Ibrahim, a member of the Alexandrian branch of …

Dozens of detained refugees begin hunger strike

Dozens of detained refugees begin hunger strike

Dozens of detained Syrian and Palestinian refugees in Alexandria began a hunger strike on Friday to demand improved conditions. (AFP File Photo)

Dozens of detained Syrian and Palestinian refugees in Alexandria began a hunger strike on Friday to demand improved conditions.
(AFP File Photo)

Dozens of detained Syrian and Palestinian refugees in Alexandria began a hunger strike on Friday to demand improved …

21 Alexandria detainees to face trial

21 Alexandria detainees to face trial

Female Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and of ousted president Mohamed Morsi flee from Egyptian security during a rally in the port city of Alexandria on November 2013. (AFP PHOTO/Stringer)

Female Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and of ousted president Mohamed Morsi flee from Egyptian security during a rally in Alexandria on November 2013.
(AFP PHOTO/Stringer)

A group of 21 female protesters are set to face trial on Wednesday, a …