The Hangman of the Middle East: US-backed Regime in Egypt Hands Down Nearly 2,500 Death Sentences

Egypt’s US-backed dictatorship of Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has sentenced 2,443 people to death since coming to power in a bloody coup in 2013, according to a report issued this week by the UK-based human rights group Reprieve. Of those sentenced to die by hanging, 2,008, or 82 percent of the total, were convicted of … Continue reading The Hangman of the Middle East: US-backed Regime in Egypt Hands Down Nearly 2,500 Death Sentences