February 24, 2013

Takeover & Torture: Police brutality levels back to days of dictatorship in Egypt



Egypt's president Mohammed Morsi has called parliamentary elections for April, struggling to calm the ongoing protests and street violence engulfing the country.

The opposition's accusing Morsi of backtracking on reform promises and hijacking the revolution. Rights groups are reporting widespread police abuse and torture, resulting in the death and detention of minors. Bel Trew has been investigating for RT.

RT

Related,
- Brotherhood leader calls on Shura Council to discuss torture - Egypt Independent
- Is torture on the rise under President Mohamed Morsi? - Ahram

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