TAGS: Individuals at Risk, Urgent Action Network • Censorship and Free Speech, Detention and Imprisonment, Human Rights Defenders, Illegal and Indefinite Detention, Prisoners of Conscience • Egypt, Middle East and North Africa •
August 18, 2016
Good News! – Egypt: Mahienour El-Massry and Youssef Shaaban Released, Loay El-Kahwagy Soon to be Realeased (UA 107/15)
Mahienour El-Massry and Youssef Shaaban were released on 13 August after serving their 15-month prison sentence. Loay El-Kahwagi, who was sentenced in the same case, is still serving his sentence and is due to be released in March 2017.