Taoiseach, pick up the phone and save a life

Ibrahim Halawa has been unlawfully held in an Egyptian jail for far too long

14th June, 2015

Imagine your teenage son and three daughters are abroad visiting family. They get caught up in a street demonstration that turns nasty. They then take refuge in a nearby church.

While running for cover, your son is shot in the hand - caught in crossfire between the army and anti-government forces.

After the fighting dies down, the army storms the church and arrests 400 hundred people - including your children. They are thrown into a...

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