France says Egypt informed it of pending release of activist Ramy Shaath

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Egyptian authorities have informed France of the imminent release of political activist Ramy Shaath. Shaath was arrested in June 2019 and held in pre-trial detention on accusations of aiding a terrorist group. Four judicial and security sources told Reuters on Monday that procedures to release Shaath were under way.
5 months ago·Egypt

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France says Egypt informed it of pending release of activist Ramy Shaath

PARIS - Egyptian authorities have informed France of the imminent release of political activist Ramy Shaath from detention, the French foreign ministry said on Tuesday. Four judicial and security sources told Reuters on Monday that procedures to release Shaath were under way https://www.reuters.com/article/egypt-court-idAFL1N2TJ20Y, with two adding that he would be deported to France.

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