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Egypt justice: Freedom by day, prisoner by night

 

Such probationary measures have been used expansively against political activists who criticise President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi or played a role in the 2011 uprising which led to former president Hosni Mubarak’s overthrow.

The aim, rights groups suggest, is to crush dissent and make the life of Mr Sisi’s opponents harder. A set of laws, including the notorious protest law, make it almost impossible to publicly protest without taking potentially life-threatening risks.

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