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25 Sep
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Egypt: Kerdasa trial, 20 death sentences

24 September 2018: the Court of Cassation in Cairo has upheld the death sentences for 20 Egyptians convicted of killing 13 policemen during violent unrest after the military overthrow of President Mohamed Morsi in 2013. “The verdict is final and ...

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22 Sep
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Somalia. A military court in Beledweyne sentenced a soldier to death for killing a civilian

22 September 2018: the chairman of the first degree military court Col. Hassan Ali Shute said the soldier identified as Mahad Hussein Shidow was sentenced to death penalty after the court found him guilty of deliberately killing a civilian, Yasin ...

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13 Sep
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Egypt court sentences 3 men to death for 2013 violence

13 September 2018: an Egyptian court has sentenced three men to death and another 41 to life imprisonment for their part in a 2013 attack on a police station south of Cairo. Wednesday’s verdicts are the latest to come out ...

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08 Sep
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Egypt Court sentences 75 to death over deadly 2013 protests

8 September 2018: Cairo Criminal Court has sentenced 75 protesters to death, 47 life sentences, and heavy prison sentences ranging from 15 to five years to 612 people in a mass trial over a 2013 protest in support of the ...

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28 Aug
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Egypt: 6 sentenced to death over attacking police ambush

28 August 2018: The Criminal Cairo Court ruled on Tuesday, that six individuals were found guilty of encroaching and attacking a special police unit in Cairo and will be executed for their crimes. . Aaside from their involvement in terror-related ...

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22 Aug
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Egypt: a letter from those unjustly sentenced to death in Rabaa case

22 August 2018: as we were about to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the horrific Rabaa massacre, we were unjustly handed death sentences in the judiciary ‘farce’ called the ‘case of breaking the Rabaa Sit-in’ in which our own blood ...

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16 Aug
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Somalia military court sentences soldier to death over murder

16 August 2018: Abdirahman Omar Osman was slapped with death sentence after finding him guilty of murdering Hassan Abshir Warsame in February this year. According to the prosecutors, Mr. Osman escaped the crime scene but was arrested last month after ...

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16 Aug
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Somalia, one sentenced to death

16 August 2018: Abdirahman Omar Osman was slapped with death sentence after finding him guilty of murdering Hassan Abshir Warsame in February this year. According to the prosecutors, Mr. Osman escaped the crime scene but was arrested last month after ...

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12 Aug
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Somali military court in Baidoa sentences soldier to death

12 August 2018: Adam Mukhtar Ahmed, the Chairman of Baidoa’s military court, said, Constable Hassan Raghe Hassan proved to have deliberately killed a colleague identified as Ali Mohamed Boray in February in Bardale town. Mr. Hassan killed the victim after ...

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08 Aug
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Egypt 45 sentenced to death over deadly fight

8 August 2018: an Egyptian criminal court sentenced 45 people to death over killing three people in an armed fight in the coastal province of Alexandria. Four of them have been in custody while the other 41 were sentenced in ...

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