Since Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi took power in 2013, the list of Egyptians forcibly disappeared, unjustly detained, or held in pre-trial detention has grown. Journalist Ruth Michaelson explores Egypt’s pliant justice system and the geopolitics that enable the state to lock away alleged opposition members without ever seeing a judge.
Research Article|June 01 2016
Justice Delayed: Egypt’s Illegal Use of Pre-Trial Detention
World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 82-89.