One Year Since Us-egypt Citizen Moustafa Kassem Died In Egyptian Prison

One Year Since Us-egypt Citizen Moustafa Kassem Died In Egyptian Prison

2021-01-14 | By middleeastmonitor | 8 Hits

Today marks one year since EgyptianAmerican citizen Moustafa Kassem died in an Egyptian prison after embarking on a hunger strike over his unjust detention Kassem was 54 and working as a taxi driver in New York and was in Egypt visiting family He was arrested around the time of theRabaa massacreand accused of being a spy and taking part in protests Kassem was sentenced to 15 years imprisonment in a mass trial with over 700 defendants after serving five years without charge In 2019 he stopped eating solids to protest against his incarceration >>READ MORE | Organic and Viral Social Traffic Hub

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