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The body of Cambridge University student Giulio Regeni was found near Cairo bearing signs of torture. Photograph: Egpyt interior ministry/EPA. A lawyer investigating the murder of an Italian student in Egypt is facing prosecution and up to five years in prison after being forcibly disappeared at Cairo airport. Ebrahim Metwally Hegazy disappeared on Sunday while travelling to a session of the UN working group on enforced or involuntary disappearances in Geneva. He reappeared before prosecutors on Tuesday evening charged with “managing an illegal group, spreading false news … [and] cooperating with foreign organisations”. Metwally represents families of people forcibly disappeared by the Egy... Full story

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