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Italy's top court: murder trial of Egyptians can't proceed

Jul. 16, 2022 07:27 AM EDT

ROME (AP) — Italy’s top criminal court has rebuffed prosecutors' efforts to revive the trial of high-level Egyptian security officials in the 2016 torture-slaying of an Italian doctoral student. The Court of Cassation ruled in Rome on Friday evening that there were no grounds to...

Rights groups say probe into Egypt economist's death flawed

Jul. 07, 2022 14:14 PM EDT

CAIRO (AP) — Two leading human rights groups on Thursday accused Egyptian authorities of failing to conduct an impartial and transparent investigation into the suspicious death of an economic researcher in custody. In a joint statement, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International...