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Between prison and the outside world: The messengers of last resort
| The letters from prison usually contain simple, heartfelt requests from prisoners.
23 October 2019
detainee and prisoner health
23 min read
‘Hospitals are for the dying’: Medical negligence inside Egyptian prisons
| Rights groups have repeatedly warned that conditions in Egypt’s prisons are far below standards
30 June 2019
12 min read
Probation: The (illegal) half-life created by nights inside a police station
Mohamed Ashraf Abu Emaira and Mohamed Hamama
| Thousands of Egyptians are on a form of probation that violates Egyptian law
24 April 2019
I lost track of time in every sense of the word *
A friend said to me, “Expect to spend the same amount of time recovering outside as you did inside.”
13 October 2019
Food crimes and Hunger Games
"Garemt Akl" (eating crime) in Nasr City
23 August 2017
7 min read
Handicrafts, ostriches and football: Journalists, public figures taken on stage-managed tour of Tora Prison Complex
11 November 2019
3 min read
Sisi pardons 203 peopled imprisoned on illegal protest and assembly-related charges
13 March 2017
Mohamed Ashraf Abu Emaira
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