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Egypt: Yara Sallam, 21 others, jailed for three years

, Index number: MDE 12/057/2014

Human rights defender Yara Sallam, activist Sanaa Ahmed Seif and 20 others were jailed for three years on 26 October by a criminal court, which convicted them of breaching Egypt’s repressive Protest Law and a string of other charges.