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Hassan Mustafa acquitted

Hassan Mustafa acquitted

Alexandrian political activist Hassan Mustafa was acquitted on Sunday in the third trial he faced this year (Photo by Ahmed Arab)

Alexandrian political activist Hassan Mustafa was acquitted on Sunday in the third trial he faced this year
(Photo by Ahmed Arab)

The Alexandria Criminal Court acquitted on Sunday Alexandrian political activist Hassan Mustafa of the charge of helping detainees escape …

Foreign ministry responds to allegations regarding Canadian detainees

Foreign ministry responds to allegations regarding Canadian detainees

Tarek Loubani and John Greyson have been in Tora prison since 16 August, having been arrested when they asked police for directions.  (Photo from Free Tarek Loubani and John Greyson Facebook Page)

Tarek Loubani and John Greyson have been in Tora prison since 16 August, having been arrested when they asked police for directions.
(Photo from Free Tarek Loubani and John Greyson Facebook Page)

Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs denied on Tuesday …

Writer’s appeal to verdict postponed

Writer’s appeal to verdict postponed

Karam Saber's Facebook page

Writer Karam Saber
(Photo from Karam Saber’s Facebook page)

The Beba Misdemeanour Court in Beni Sueif postponed on Tuesday the appeal filed by writer Karam Saber against a five-year prison sentence.

Saber is accused of contempt of religion for a …

Military verdicts for civilians condemned

Military verdicts for civilians condemned

A picture taken on August 14, 2013, shows the facade of the Prince Tadros Coptic church after being torched by unknown assailants in the central Egyptian city of Minya. (-/AFP/Getty Images)

A picture taken on August 14, 2013, shows the facade of the Prince Tadros Coptic church after being torched by unknown assailants in the central Egyptian city of Minya. (-/AFP/Getty Images)

A group of independent human rights organisations condemned the …

Hassan Mustafa released

Hassan Mustafa released

Protest was held outside Al-Mansheya court in solidarity with Hassan Mustafa (Photo by Ahmed Arab\File Photo)

Protest was held outside Al-Mansheya court in solidarity with Hassan Mustafa
(Photo by Ahmed Arab\File Photo)

On Sunday, the Alexandria Criminal Court ordered the release of political activist Hassan Mustafa pending trial.

Mustafa was arrested in January and remained in …