Egypt – authorities must release hundreds of persons detained for exercising their fundamental freedoms

The ICJ today called on the Egyptian authorities to respect and protect the right of Egyptians to the freedom of expression, association and assembly, and ensure that all those arbitrarily detained over the past week in the context of recent protests against President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi’s rule are immediately and unconditionally released. On 26 September, … Continue reading Egypt – authorities must release hundreds of persons detained for exercising their fundamental freedoms