Egypt Executes Six People in Two Weeks
Egyptian authorities have hanged three prisoners convicted of killing a police officer during clashes that erupted in the weeks following the deadly Rabaa massacre. The executions have brought the total number to six in two weeks.
'Alarming Escalation' in Executions
AI London, 13 February 2019
Egyptian authorities today hanged three prisoners convicted of killing a police officer during clashes that erupted in the weeks following the deadly Rabaa massacre. The executions… Read more »
Prisoners hanged in Egypt.
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HRW, 12 February 2019
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