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Shady Habash’s slow death
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | “Prison doesn’t kill, loneliness does. I need your support so I don’t die.” 
42 words on page 3: How Morsi died in Egyptian newspapers
Newspapers published the same 42-word article to announce the former president's death
Former president Mohamed Morsi dies in court session, rights groups point to lack of proper medical care in detention
Mostafa Mohie and Rana Mamdouh | Former President Mohamed Morsi collapsed and died on Monday while attending a court hearing
After Afroto, state-led human rights council calls for legal reform to address ‘increasingly intolerable’ torture
Mostafa Mohie | The state-led National Council for Human Rights demands legal amendments to address torture
Egyptian media outlets provide contradictory information about Afroto’s death
Salma Hindy | Egyptian media outlets have offered a number of explanations for what may have caused Afroto's death
Death by torture in Moqattam Police Station: The final two hours of Afroto
Basma Mostafa | Mada Masr speaks to friends, family and cellmates to piece together what happened to Afroto
1 of 223 detainees on hunger strike dies after falling into coma
Mostafa Mohie | At least 223 Egyptian detainees declared hunger strikes in October
HRW and Amnesty International request investigation of ‘extrajudicial killings’ in leaked video
Amnesty International and HRW authenticated video showing the execution of civilians
Story of medical neglect: Former prisoner Mohand Ehab dies from leukemia
Jano Charbel | Mohand Ehab died on Monday due to complications related to leukaemia that worsened while he was imprisoned
 
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Opinion
Alaa Abd El Fattah
Our bodies and enmity: A personal introduction
The story is not about prisoners’ health, but the health of the nation.
Sanaa Seif
Death’s child
"Shady is a child of death, he can’t be with those people.”
Alaa Abd El Fattah
A personal introduction to viciousness in enmity
The story is not about prisoners’ health, but the health of the nation.
 
News
Third detainee dies in Tora Prison in 3-week span
Pompeo expresses ‘outrage’ over prisoner death, rights groups call for Red Cross oversight
Cairo prosecution probes death of detainee held at Hadayeq al-Qubba Police Station
16 accused of illegal assembly outside police station following Afroto’s death ordered to be released
Court upholds 5-year sentence against police officer for Abu Zaabal truck deaths
Report reveals officers may have fabricated allegations to justify Abu Zaabal deaths
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