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#Ibrahim Halawa

# ibrahim-halawa - Yesterday’s News


# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 24 March, 2017

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 23 March, 2017

'You're trying to shut down discussion': Dáil suspended after Bríd Smith raises Halawa case

The Ceann Comhairle said her contribution was not relevant to the current session.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Irish MEP: 'Time for Ireland to take legal challenge against Egypt'

Ibrahim Halawa’s trial has now been postponed for the 20th time.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Judge-ordered report into Cairo protest doesn't name or identify Ibrahim Halawa

Halawa faces another trial date – his 20th – tomorrow.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 19 March, 2017

'His spirit is finally broken': MEP claims Ibrahim Halawa is 'being kept alive by glucose injections' Hunger Strike This post contains videos

'His spirit is finally broken': MEP claims Ibrahim Halawa is 'being kept alive by glucose injections'

Lynn Boylan says Halawa has been ‘on hunger strikes on and off’ throughout his detention.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's family say he is now 'dying' in prison

The Dubliner has been jailed in an Egyptian prison since August 2013.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Family statement says Ibrahim Halawa moved to prison hospital

His family say his heart problem has deteriorated.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's trial has been delayed for a 19th time

He remains in custody without trial.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Charlie Flanagan says 'substantial resources' are being deployed to secure Halawa's release

Ibrahim Halawa has been in an Egyptian jail for three-and-a-half years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Egyptian president 'willing' to use pardon powers for Ibrahim Halawa

The Irishman’s trial was delayed for an 18th time today.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 14 January, 2017

'It wasn't political' - Fatima Halawa explains why their family attended the protest in Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa’s sister says they were remembering those who had been killed in a massacre.

'We left Ibrahim with a promise we would do everything to bring him home'

Paul Murphy was one of eight TDs who visited Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt during the week.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa described as "strong and very brave" as TDs meet him in Cairo jail

Halawa has been in prison without trial for almost three-and-a-half years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 9 January, 2017

'Future of Irish-Egyptian relations rests on Ibrahim Halawa decision': Ceann Comhairle

A delegation of eight Irish TDs are in Egypt to try and negotiate Halawa’s release.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 8 January, 2017

TDs to travel to Egypt tomorrow to meet with Ibrahim Halawa and Egyptian government

The TDs will be discussing the young man’s incarceration when they arrive tomorrow.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Ibrahim Halawa's trial has been delayed for a 17th time

His trial has been rescheduled for 17 January 2017.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 12 December, 2016

Ibrahim Halawa set for court tomorrow - his 21st birthday

His trial has been delayed 16 times since his initial incarceration in 2013.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 1 December, 2016

'I just can't understand why they have kidnapped me away from you': Ibrahim Halawa's letter to Ireland

Ibrahim Halawa has been awaiting trial in an Egyptian jail for three years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Ibrahim Halawa is not one of 82 young people freed from Egyptian jail today

He has now been awaiting trial for 1,187 days.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Ibrahima Halawa will spend his 21st birthday in jail after trial postponed again

The Dublin student has now been held without trial for 1,182 days.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 2 October, 2016

For the 15th time, Egypt has postponed the trial of Ibrahim Halawa

It means he’s now spent 38 months in jail without trial.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

"I don’t see the sky" - Ibrahim Halawa pens letter from Egyptian prison

In the letter, Halawa imagines that today could be his graduation day.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Ibrahim Halawa case: Egypt hits back at Ireland and accuses him of assaulting police

The parliament’s speaker does not want to see Halawa released.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 11 July, 2016

Ibrahim Halawa's local Dublin council has passed a motion seeking to bring him home

The motion calls on the Irish government to get publicly involved.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Poll: Should the Irish government publicly call for Ibrahim Halawa's release? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Irish government publicly call for Ibrahim Halawa's release?

The government has been using quiet diplomacy up to this point.

'Ibrahim is a young, funny Dublin man but begrudgers believe being Irish is qualified by skin colour, name and religion'

After three years and 14 trial delays, it’s time for the government to intervene fully, writes MEP Lynn Boylan.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Ibrahim Halawa trial in Egypt delayed for 14th time in three years

Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan said he shares the frustration of the young Irishman’s family.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 11 June, 2016

'We got support because my name was Peter, not Ibrahim.'

Freed Australian journalist Peter Greste criticises the Irish government for failing to help Ibrahim Halawa.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 2 June, 2016

"They hold a man’s arm against the curb and you hear it break when they kick it."

A prison letter from Ibrahim Halawa has detailed the torture he faces on a daily basis.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 13 May, 2016

'1,000 days have felt like 1,000 years' - Irish student still in Egyptian prison

Ibrahim Halawa’s trial is expected to take place at the end of June, nearly three years after he was imprisoned.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 2 May, 2016

Ireland is not stepping on Egypt's toes in bid to free Halawa

Huge consular efforts have supported the Irish student but confrontation with the Egyptian government has been minimised.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Egypt government rejects UN mistreatment claim in Halawa case

The organisation made a number of claims in a letter sent last year.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 15 April, 2016

'All false, all lies': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa is being beaten in jail

Soha Gendi told RTÉ that he government has visited him regularly.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Ibrahim Halawa transferred prisons and is not missing

It was earlier reported that he had been moved and his family were unaware of his whereabouts.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Irish student Ibrahim Halawa’s trial has been postponed for the 13th time

He will now have spent almost three years in jail without trial.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Dublin student Ibrahim Halawa has his 13th trial date this weekend

He has been detained in Egypt since his arrest there over two years ago.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 29 January, 2016

Alan Shatter to table Dáil motion calling for “immediate release” of Ibrahim Halawa

The Fine Gael TD for south Dublin is hoping to table the motion next week, depending on when the general election is called.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 9 January, 2016

‘I taught Ibrahim Halawa. He was the joker of the class and used to make me laugh’

Teacher Codie Preston said he would like to see the Irish Government come out and publicly support Ibrahim.

Irish student Ibrahim Halawa’s trial has been postponed for the 12th time

The 20-year-old’s trial has been put back until 6 March.

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