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#Ibrahim Halawa

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 29 January, 2021

Varadkar tells Facebook moderators he will contact social media giant on their behalf
# Reach Out
# Reach Out

Varadkar tells Facebook moderators he will contact social media giant on their behalf

Jan 29th 2021, 8:19 PM 20,335 Views 35 Comments

Moderators have been pushing for mental health supports and to be allowed work from home during the pandemic.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'I didn’t tear up my passport, it’s total nonsense, whoever spread that rumour'
# The Last Word
# The Last Word

'I didn’t tear up my passport, it’s total nonsense, whoever spread that rumour'

Nov 21st 2017, 10:43 PM 47,099 Views 143 Comments

Halawa spoke to Matt Cooper on Today FM’s Last Word programme.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 3 November, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa: I didn't rip up my passport and I don't support Muslim Brotherhood
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

Ibrahim Halawa: I didn't rip up my passport and I don't support Muslim Brotherhood

Nov 3rd 2017, 10:18 PM 74,187 Views 186 Comments

Appearing on the Late Late Show, Halawa – who spent over four years incarcerated in an Egyptian prison without being properly tried – denied having any support for the ousted Muslim Brotherhood.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa is going on the Late Late Show on Friday
# On The Tellybox
# On The Tellybox

Ibrahim Halawa is going on the Late Late Show on Friday

Nov 1st 2017, 9:57 AM 39,189 Views 311 Comments

Halawa says he will be telling ‘his story’ to Ryan Tubridy.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa was on hand to present his sisters with a special award in Dublin last night
# Women Of The Year
# Women Of The Year

Ibrahim Halawa was on hand to present his sisters with a special award in Dublin last night

Oct 29th 2017, 12:05 PM 41,357 Views 154 Comments

The women were honoured at the Irish Tatler Women of the Year Awards.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate has been advising him on his new life
# Peter Greste
# Peter Greste

Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate has been advising him on his new life

Oct 25th 2017, 6:10 AM 22,987 Views 89 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa arrived back in Dublin yesterday to a media-heavy welcome.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

A media scrum and fish and chips: Ibrahim Halawa is finally home
# Terminal One - Arrivals
# Terminal One - Arrivals

A media scrum and fish and chips: Ibrahim Halawa is finally home

Oct 24th 2017, 6:33 PM 37,329 Views 229 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa isn’t “going away quietly” – and his arrival at Dublin Airport today proves it.

'I'm very happy, it's great': Ibrahim Halawa has arrived home to Dublin
# Back Home
# Back Home

'I'm very happy, it's great': Ibrahim Halawa has arrived home to Dublin

Oct 24th 2017, 11:59 AM 87,565 Views 533 Comments

The Dubliner has been speaking to the media at Terminal 1.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 20 October, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars'
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars'

Oct 20th 2017, 4:43 PM 32,844 Views 203 Comments

The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Taoiseach says no date confirmed for Ibrahim Halawa's return to Ireland
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

Taoiseach says no date confirmed for Ibrahim Halawa's return to Ireland

Oct 4th 2017, 2:51 PM 18,261 Views 82 Comments

The family of Halawa said they want arrangements for his return to be kept Friday.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 25 September, 2017

Coveney 'very hopeful' Ibrahim Halawa could be home later this week
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Coveney 'very hopeful' Ibrahim Halawa could be home later this week

Sep 25th 2017, 9:25 AM 16,883 Views 216 Comments

Coveney hopes Halawa will be released from prison later today.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa 'has yet to speak to family and won't be getting government jet home'
# Long Way Back
# Long Way Back

Ibrahim Halawa 'has yet to speak to family and won't be getting government jet home'

Sep 23rd 2017, 2:44 PM 41,779 Views 226 Comments

Halawa’s sister says he is still in prison and must be reinterviewed by police before he is freed.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Migrant Rights Centre Ireland had the greatest comeback to a troll talking about being 'Irish'
# Ibrahim Halawa
From The Daily Edge
# Ibrahim Halawa

Migrant Rights Centre Ireland had the greatest comeback to a troll talking about being 'Irish'

Sep 20th 2017, 1:05 PM 10,053 Views 17 Comments

Sit down, Frank.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

'You can disagree with those views but he wasn't guilty of terrorism': Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate
# Innocent
# Innocent

'You can disagree with those views but he wasn't guilty of terrorism': Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate

Sep 19th 2017, 9:29 AM 49,906 Views 209 Comments

Peter Greste – who spent over a year in an Egyptian prison with Halawa – said that it was “wonderful” that he had been released.

'The family that never gave up': How Ibrahim Halawa's sisters kept his case alive
# Home At Last
# Home At Last

'The family that never gave up': How Ibrahim Halawa's sisters kept his case alive

Sep 19th 2017, 6:05 AM 17,260 Views 205 Comments

He spent 1,493 days in prison.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 18 September, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa could be home 'within days' after being found not guilty in Egypt
# Innocent
# Innocent

Ibrahim Halawa could be home 'within days' after being found not guilty in Egypt

Sep 18th 2017, 4:33 PM 112,243 Views 427 Comments

The hearing of Halawa’s case was delayed 28 times.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 1 September, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's family wants the government to sue Egyptian authorities if trial is delayed again
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

Ibrahim Halawa's family wants the government to sue Egyptian authorities if trial is delayed again

Sep 1st 2017, 3:51 PM 24,539 Views 174 Comments

Ibrahim’s sister Somaia Halawa said she welcomed the steps taken by Leo Varadkar’s government to secure his release.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 28 August, 2017

Leo Varadkar speaks for 25 minutes with Egyptian president regarding Ibrahim Halawa
# Egypt
# Egypt

Leo Varadkar speaks for 25 minutes with Egyptian president regarding Ibrahim Halawa

Aug 28th 2017, 7:35 PM 67,100 Views 127 Comments

The 21-year-old Irish citizen has been in jail in Egypt for over four years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Taoiseach will ask Egyptian President to allow Ibrahim Halawa return home after his trial
# END IN SIGHT
# END IN SIGHT

Taoiseach will ask Egyptian President to allow Ibrahim Halawa return home after his trial

Aug 26th 2017, 7:49 PM 17,375 Views 226 Comments

It is expected that a verdict will be delivered in Halawa’s case on Monday.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 17 August, 2017

'These are mere stories': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa was tortured in prison
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

'These are mere stories': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa was tortured in prison

Aug 17th 2017, 8:17 PM 42,252 Views 135 Comments

Halawa (21) was arrested during a demonstration in 2014 in support of Mohamed Morsi who had been ousted from power in a military coup.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Almost four years after arrest, Halawa's lawyers have been able to defend him in court
# Egypt
# Egypt

Almost four years after arrest, Halawa's lawyers have been able to defend him in court

Aug 1st 2017, 9:24 PM 47,776 Views 222 Comments

The 21-year-old Irishman has been held in Cairo for almost four years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Prosecution 'closes case' in trial of Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt
# Cairo
# Cairo

Prosecution 'closes case' in trial of Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt

Jul 25th 2017, 6:48 PM 38,192 Views 136 Comments

The 21-year-old Irishman has been held in Cairo for almost four years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 16 July, 2017

'Heading towards a conclusion': Trial of Ibrahim Halawa coming to a close
# Cairo
# Cairo

'Heading towards a conclusion': Trial of Ibrahim Halawa coming to a close

Jul 16th 2017, 5:57 PM 31,543 Views 156 Comments

The next hearing will be on 25 July.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Halawa trial adjourned for 26th time, but Coveney happy at 'progress'
# Adjourned
# Adjourned

Halawa trial adjourned for 26th time, but Coveney happy at 'progress'

Jul 9th 2017, 6:24 PM 15,081 Views 130 Comments

Defence lawyers asked for more time and an opportunity to challenge video evidence.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's trial suspended for 25th time - but could the next hearing be the last?
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa's trial suspended for 25th time - but could the next hearing be the last?

Jul 4th 2017, 7:29 PM 26,688 Views 112 Comments

Halawa has been imprisoned in the Egyptian capital for 1,418 days – nearly four years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Taoiseach urged to seek EU support to put more pressure on Egypt to release Ibrahim Halawa
# Freedom
# Freedom

Taoiseach urged to seek EU support to put more pressure on Egypt to release Ibrahim Halawa

Jun 22nd 2017, 6:01 AM 10,445 Views 63 Comments

Leo Varadkar is attending a EU Council meeting over the next two days.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Varadkar willing to consider 'different approach' to secure Ibrahim Halawa's freedom
# Egypt
# Egypt

Varadkar willing to consider 'different approach' to secure Ibrahim Halawa's freedom

Jun 8th 2017, 5:01 PM 22,161 Views 172 Comments

Halawa has spent almost four years in jail without trial.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Charlie Flanagan 'disappointed' witnesses fail to appear at Ibrahim Halawa hearing
# Cairo
# Cairo

Charlie Flanagan 'disappointed' witnesses fail to appear at Ibrahim Halawa hearing

May 17th 2017, 7:50 PM 27,727 Views 153 Comments

Now aged 21, Halawa has spent almost four years in jail.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's trial delayed for 22nd time
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa's trial delayed for 22nd time

Apr 26th 2017, 5:13 PM 20,474 Views 108 Comments

Concerns have been raised about his health.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's trial judge is considering releasing him on medical grounds
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa's trial judge is considering releasing him on medical grounds

Apr 5th 2017, 5:07 PM 35,978 Views 174 Comments

The trial was delayed for the 21st time today.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

'His life is on the line': Vigil held in support of Ibrahim Halawa ahead of 21st trial date tomorrow
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

'His life is on the line': Vigil held in support of Ibrahim Halawa ahead of 21st trial date tomorrow

Apr 4th 2017, 10:53 PM 14,612 Views 97 Comments

Dublin-born Halawa has been held without trial in Egypt since being arrested at a protest in Cairo in August 2013.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 3 April, 2017

Doctor recommends Ibrahim Halawa be released from prison for 'further medical assessments'
# Deteriorating Health
# Deteriorating Health

Doctor recommends Ibrahim Halawa be released from prison for 'further medical assessments'

Apr 3rd 2017, 2:00 PM 21,131 Views 95 Comments

Enda Kenny has petitioned the President of Egypt again on the case of Ibrahim Halawa.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 24 March, 2017

Former Egyptian president who was ousted in the Arab Spring gets out of jail
# Hosni Mubarak
# Hosni Mubarak

Former Egyptian president who was ousted in the Arab Spring gets out of jail

Mar 24th 2017, 2:49 PM 7,645 Views 11 Comments

Hosni Mubarak served six years in prison.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 23 March, 2017

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

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

Mar 23rd 2017, 2:22 PM 18,174 Views 78 Comments

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
# Ibrahim Halawa

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

Mar 22nd 2017, 10:00 PM 31,254 Views 174 Comments

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
# Cairo
# Cairo

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

Mar 21st 2017, 10:15 PM 20,168 Views 54 Comments

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
# Hunger Strike

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

Mar 19th 2017, 2:25 PM 42,978 Views 148 Comments

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
# Jailed Without Trial
# Jailed Without Trial

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

Mar 14th 2017, 5:58 PM 50,337 Views 158 Comments

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
# Heart Condition
# Heart Condition

Family statement says Ibrahim Halawa moved to prison hospital

Feb 23rd 2017, 6:03 PM 32,206 Views 177 Comments

His family say his heart problem has deteriorated.

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