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Egyptian anger grows after latest case of death by torture

Critics say Essam Ali Atta's death shows junta is failing to dismantle Mubarak's brutal security apparatus

Jack Shenker

Friday 28 October 2011 14.47 BST

Egyptian officials have tortured a 24-year-old prisoner to
death, provoking accusations that the increasingly unpopular junta is
failing to dismantle Hosni Mubarak's brutal security apparatus.Essam
Ali Atta, a civilian serving a two-year jail term in Cairo's
high-security Tora prison following his conviction in a military
tribunal earlier this year for


Added: Oct-28-2011 Occurred On: Oct-28-2011
By: Cheesehead
World News
Tags: Egypt, torture
Location: Egypt (load item map)
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