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Egypt sum­mons en­voys

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CAIRO: Egypt sum­moned the Bri­tish, German, Dutch, Ital­ian and Cana­dian am­bas­sadors yesterday af­ter the Euro­pean coun­tries crit­i­cised the de­ten­tion of an Egyp­tian hu­man rights lawyer, a state­ment from the Egyp­tian for­eign min­istry said.

The crit­i­cism is­sued in a state­ment late on Fri­day was over the de­ten­tion of Ibrahim Met­waly, who was help­ing in­ves­ti­gate the mur­der of Ital­ian stu­dent Gi­ulio Re­geni, who was tor­tured to death in 2016. – Reuters

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