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National political dialogue: Sisi speaks on critics, opposition group awaits promised prisoner releases

Speaking on the national dialogue, a recently announced public consultation process that is billed to involve all political actors in the country, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi appeared on Saturday to warn off prospective participants who intend to criticize the state’s performance.

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Pressure piles on UK government to take action over imprisoned British-Egyptian activist

British parliamentarians have sent a letter calling on the UK government to pressure Egypt over consular access to imprisoned British-Egyptian activist Alaa Abd el-Fattah, as his family have become increasingly concerned about his health.

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Rights council requests transfer for imprisoned activist Alaa Abd El Fattah to site with better health facilities

Chair of the National Human Rights Council Moushira Khattab requested on Tuesday evening that imprisoned activist Alaa Abd El Fattah be transferred to an alternative site of detention with superior health facilities.

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NCHR makes 1st comment on Alaa Abd El Fattah’s hunger strike, family responds

For the first time, the newly formed National Council for Human Rights has spoken publicly on the status of imprisoned activist Alaa Abd El Fattah, who on Monday entered his 45th day on hunger strike in protest against harsh prison conditions and his deprivation of basic rights.

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