Posted by: APO | 26 January 2018

Egypt must halt executions, say United Nations human rights experts

A group of UN human rights experts has called on Egypt to halt all pending executions following repeated allegations of unfair trials. “We are particularly concerned by an apparently continuing pattern of death sentences handed out on the basis of evidence obtained through torture or ill treatment, often during a period of enforced disappearance,” the experts said in a joint statement. “We have… Read more on


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