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Three Egyptian activists are facing trial for taking part in a protest on 30 November 2013. The charges against them may arise solely from their opposition activism.
On 26 November, at least 24 are prisoners of conscience were detained solely for peacefully exercising their right to freedom of assembly.
In the evening of 28 November Alaa Abdel Fattah, was taken from his home and arrested in connection to the peaceful protest.
Two Canadian nationals have been detained by Egypt’s Public Prosecution on charges relating to violent protests in the capital, Cairo, on 16 August.