SBP Editorial: Egypt must listen and release Ibrahim Halawa

21st August, 2016

It is not often every single member of the Dáil and Seanad agree on anything, but in early July they did just that. Both houses of the Oireachtas passed a motion calling for the immediate release of young Dublin man Ibrahim Halawa from an Egyptian jail.

This week marked an unhappy anniversary, as he has been incarcerated for three years now, and counting. In a smuggled letter from the prison, he apologised to...

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