Étiquette : Egyptian

Al Jazeera’s Mahmoud Hussein spends 5 hundredth day in Egyptian detention center

Friday marks 500 days since Al Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein was arrested by Egyptian authorities after returning to his home country for a holiday. Hussein, an Egyptian national who was based in Qatar, was stopped, questioned and detained by authorities on December 20, 2016, after travelling to Cairo on annual leave. Five days after his initial arrest, Egypt’s interior…

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