Detention extended another 45 days

Sept 29/13, 11:30am We have heard from our lawyers in Cairo and can confirm that Tarek and John’s detention has been extended by the prosecutor for another 45 days. They have not been charged. The media contact today is Cecilia Greyson,

Deputy PM of Egypt in Toronto this week?

Sept 22/13, 9:30am A good friend of Tarek and John’s found this article in Bonjour Egypte: The article, published yesterday, says that Egypt’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for International Cooperation, Zeyad Bahaa Eddine, is coming to Canada – specifically, to Toronto. He is coming to have “high level discussions” about “ways to support […]

Demonstration at the Egyptian Consulate in MTL, Sept 24

Poster here (PDF) Libérez Tarek et John! Free Tarek & John! **Demonstration at the Egyptian Consulate** Montréal, le mardi 24 septembre 2013, à 13h 1000 de la Gauchetière O. (Metro Bonaventure, Rues Mansfield & de la Gauchetière) [English version follows; facebook event page @]