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Eritrean asylum-seekers face deportation from Egypt

A group of up to 104 Eritrean asylum-seekers held in a detention facility in Sinai in Egypt are at risk of imminent deportation to Eritrea. If returned, they are likely to be held incommunicado in inhumane conditions for long periods of time. The group is believed to comprise 78 men, 23 women,...

Egypt continues to deport Eritrean asylum-seekers

Reports indicate that the Egyptian authorities have deported some 700 Eritrean asylum-seekers to Massawa in Eritrea, on special daily Egypt Air flights from Aswan International airport since 11 June. Up to 900 others are at risk of deportation. Hundreds are apparently detained at Central Security...