Posted by: APO | 22 June 2017

Egypt must halt executions of six men sentenced after unfair trials – UN experts

The Government of Egypt must halt the executions of six men sentenced to death after trials that did not meet international standards of fairness, a group of UN human rights experts* have said. The experts expressed deep concern that the men had been convicted on the basis of forced confessions that were later retracted. “To proceed with the executions of the six men on the basis of these flawed… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/egypt-must-halt-executions-of-six-men-sentenced-after-unfair-trials–un-experts?lang=en


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