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Egyptian student sentenced to four years for publishing “false news”

A Misdemeanours Emergency State Security Court in Egypt today sentenced researcher and master’s student Ahmed Samir Santawy to four years in prison after convicting him of publishing “false news”, Amnesty International’s Middle East and North Africa Research and Advocacy Director, Philip Luther said:

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Court sentences TikTok influencers to 10 and 6 years in prison on human trafficking charges

The Cairo Criminal Court on Sunday sentenced TikTok and Likee content creator Haneen Hossam to 10 years in prison and content creator Mowada al-Adham and three other employees of Likee and parent tech company Bigo Technology, to six years in prison on human trafficking charges. The court also fined the …

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