TOPIC families of detainees
How a former Egyptian prisoner is trying to take an ex-prime minister to court in the U.S.
Both the governments of Egypt and the United States have intervened to have the case dismissed
Waiting for Shady
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | Witnessing the burial of incarcerated video blogger Shady Abu Zeid’s late father
Testimonies from families of Borg al-Arab prisoners
Mohamed Hamama | Families say ongoing tensions between detainees and prison authorities have led to prisoner transfers.
Families of detainees refute national report on their treatment in prison
Beesan Kassab | Detainee Amr Rabie reportedly refused an offer from a prison officer to change his behavior in return
Heba Anis
Does my husband deserve such abuse?
Why have we — his child and I — been denied his presence all this time?
Abdelrahman Gad
Could an Egyptian Madres de Plaza de Mayo be taking shape?
As in Argentina, groups of Egyptians — mostly women — have come together to draw attention to the
Families of at least 18 political prisoners denied visitation rights
Son claims prison administration refuses to treat Abouel Fotouh’s deteriorating health
US ambassador to UN calls for release of Egyptian prisoner Omar Mohamed
Released prisoners advocate for those they left behind
Families of hunger striking detainees slam national rights council