Middle East Research and Information Project: Critical Coverage of the Middle East Since 1971

On January 25, 2014, Karim Taha and Muhammad Sharif organized separate marches about five miles apart in Cairo to commemorate the third anniversary of the uprising that toppled Husni Mubarak. Both demonstrations were quashed, and the two men met up to share a cab home. The driver took a detour that led them straight into a police checkpoint. They were both arrested and interrogated at a police station. The next day, they were transported to an unofficial prison at a military camp near one of Cairo’s satellite cities.

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How to cite this article:

Nadeen Shaker "Wadi Natroun and Worse," Middle East Report 279 (Summer 2016).