Posts Tagged: sudan

Policeman gets 25 years for sexually assaulting Sudanese mother-of-three

Sarah Carr reports: A policeman has been sentenced to 25 years imprisonment in absentia by the New Cairo Criminal Court after being convicted of sexually assaulting a woman near a police checkpoint.The convicted policeman Wael Muhammad Ismail, a member of the security patrol force, is currently at large and did not attend the court hearing.Conclusive

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Photographers to demonstrate against police assaults

For the first time in their history, Egyptian photographers are getting together to demonstrate on Saturday 11am, in front of the Press Syndicate, against increased police assaults. Photographers face attacks from police agents and the thugs they deploy in demos, who smash cameras, intimidate, physically assault, and detain photographers while performing their professional duties. I’m

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