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#Ibrahim Halawa

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's trial has been delayed for a 19th time
# Waiting For Justice
# Waiting For Justice

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

Feb 14th 2017, 1:30 PM 18,887 Views 147 Comments

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
# Interned
# Interned

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

Jan 28th 2017, 7:30 AM 12,857 Views 69 Comments

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
# Ibrahim Halawa
# Ibrahim Halawa

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

Jan 17th 2017, 6:30 PM 34,414 Views 23 Comments

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
# Ibrahim Halawa

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

Jan 14th 2017, 5:49 PM 30,726 Views 135 Comments

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'
# Column
# Column

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

Jan 14th 2017, 9:45 AM 291 Views 192 Comments

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

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Egyptian President refuses to release Ibrahim Halawa but says he can return to Ireland after his trial
# Due Process
# Due Process

Egyptian President refuses to release Ibrahim Halawa but says he can return to Ireland after his trial

Jan 11th 2017, 10:14 PM 41,667 Views 179 Comments

The trial has been postponed 17 times.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa described as "strong and very brave" as TDs meet him in Cairo jail
# Imprisoned Without Trial
# Imprisoned Without Trial

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

Jan 10th 2017, 9:28 PM 22,564 Views 214 Comments

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
# Negotiations
# Negotiations

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

Jan 9th 2017, 2:25 PM 17,990 Views 120 Comments

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
# Ibrahim Halawa
# Ibrahim Halawa

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

Jan 8th 2017, 6:41 PM 25,286 Views 147 Comments

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
# Delayed
# Delayed

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

Dec 13th 2016, 3:01 PM 13,344 Views 142 Comments

His trial has been rescheduled for 17 January 2017.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 12 December, 2016

Ibrahim Halawa set for court tomorrow - his 21st birthday
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa set for court tomorrow - his 21st birthday

Dec 12th 2016, 9:49 PM 15,726 Views 158 Comments

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
# Help Me
# Help Me

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

Dec 1st 2016, 1:59 PM 20,870 Views 121 Comments

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
# No Reprieve
# No Reprieve

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

Nov 17th 2016, 3:22 PM 13,917 Views 103 Comments

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
# Jailed Without Trial
# Jailed Without Trial

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

Nov 12th 2016, 1:27 PM 15,852 Views 128 Comments

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
# Day 1142
# Day 1142

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

Oct 2nd 2016, 2:48 PM 15,760 Views 100 Comments

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
# Cairo
# Cairo

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

Sep 27th 2016, 12:24 PM 19,039 Views 113 Comments

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
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

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

Aug 9th 2016, 5:27 PM 35,531 Views 228 Comments

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
# Jailed Without Trial
# Jailed Without Trial

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

Jul 11th 2016, 11:06 PM 21,519 Views 191 Comments

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
# Your Say

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

Jul 6th 2016, 9:30 AM 32,279 Views 184 Comments

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'
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

Jul 6th 2016, 7:00 AM 571 Views 249 Comments

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
# Adjourned
# Adjourned

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

Jun 29th 2016, 1:22 PM 18,828 Views 176 Comments

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.'
# Egypt
# Egypt

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

Jun 11th 2016, 6:45 AM 27,400 Views 72 Comments

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."
# Ibrahim Halawa
# Ibrahim Halawa

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

Jun 2nd 2016, 12:35 PM 28,440 Views 291 Comments

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
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

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

May 13th 2016, 6:05 AM 18,380 Views 179 Comments

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
# Softly Softly
# Softly Softly

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

May 2nd 2016, 7:00 AM 23,949 Views 137 Comments

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
# Growing Pressure
# Growing Pressure

Egypt government rejects UN mistreatment claim in Halawa case

Apr 28th 2016, 10:38 AM 13,612 Views 83 Comments

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
# Jailed Without Trial
# Jailed Without Trial

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

Apr 15th 2016, 6:10 PM 17,682 Views 98 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa transferred prisons and is not missing

Apr 12th 2016, 5:50 PM 27,805 Views 96 Comments

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
# Jailed Without Trial
# Jailed Without Trial

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

Mar 6th 2016, 7:59 PM 37,087 Views 204 Comments

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
# Egypt
# Egypt

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

Mar 5th 2016, 7:45 AM 15,925 Views 114 Comments

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
# Ibrahim Halawa
# Ibrahim Halawa

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

Jan 29th 2016, 7:30 PM 14,426 Views 145 Comments

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'
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

Jan 9th 2016, 5:30 PM 859 Views 208 Comments

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
# Jailed Without Trial
# Jailed Without Trial

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

Jan 9th 2016, 1:12 PM 18,613 Views 218 Comments

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

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Egypt rejects call to release Ibrahim Halawa as trial postponed again
# Cairo
# Cairo

Egypt rejects call to release Ibrahim Halawa as trial postponed again

Dec 19th 2015, 12:24 PM 36,534 Views 276 Comments

In a harsh statement, Cairo also called on the European body to reconsider its approach to similar cases in the future.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 17 December, 2015

European Parliament passes resolution calling for immediate release of Ibrahim Halawa
# Ibrahim Halawa
# Ibrahim Halawa

European Parliament passes resolution calling for immediate release of Ibrahim Halawa

Dec 17th 2015, 12:05 PM 20,171 Views 273 Comments

MEPs voted overwhelmingly in favour of the resolution.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Ibrahim Halawa is back in jail as trial is delayed again
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa is back in jail as trial is delayed again

Dec 15th 2015, 1:13 PM 15,227 Views 215 Comments

The Irish citizen has been in prison in Cairo since August 2013.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Dec 13th 2015, 7:56 PM 19,380 Views 10 Comments

River Shannon flooding, Conor McGregor’s big win and a police shooting in LA had everyone talking.

Ibrahim Halawa spends 20th birthday behind bars in Egyptian prison
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa spends 20th birthday behind bars in Egyptian prison

Dec 13th 2015, 7:00 AM 18,156 Views 98 Comments

Human rights organisation Reprieve said 8,000 people signed a birthday card for Halawa.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 28 November, 2015

What is Law 140, and does it mean Ibrahim Halawa will stand trial in Ireland?
# Cairo
# Cairo

What is Law 140, and does it mean Ibrahim Halawa will stand trial in Ireland?

Nov 28th 2015, 7:00 AM 18,580 Views 92 Comments

A request has been made, but the government hasn’t received a response.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 13 November, 2015

Crucifixion and electrocution - the horrendous conditions of Ibrahim Halawa's captivity
# Hunger Strike
# Hunger Strike

Crucifixion and electrocution - the horrendous conditions of Ibrahim Halawa's captivity

Nov 13th 2015, 3:26 PM 24,695 Views 181 Comments

The Dublin teenager is now on hunger strike, and says he will remain so until he is released.