U.S. tasks Egypt to probe and prosecute torture by security forces

The United States and other Western countries on Wednesday, admonished Egypt to initiate an inquiry into alleged killings and torture by its security forces.

They also urged the release of journalists and others arrested for exercising their right to freedom of expression.

The U.S. Human Rights Counsellor Daniel Kronenfeld said: "We recommend Egypt to: One, address impunity by credibly investigating allegations of extrajudicial killings, torture, and forced disappearances by security forces, p…
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