Egypt: Further information: Journalist complains of abuse in prison: Solafa Magdy. Hossam el-Sayed, Mohamed Salah

Index Number: MDE 12/3631/2021

On 19 January 2021, arbitrarily detained journalist Solafa Magdy told a judge that she has been subjected to physical violence and other abuse inside prison on several occasions. When her family saw her last on 27 January 2021, she appeared frail and unable to walk unassisted, raising further concerns about her health and wellbeing.

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