Omaima (left), Fatima and Somaia Halawa  holding a picture of their brother Ibrahim  who is  in prison in Egypt. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Friends and family of Irish citizen Ibrahim Halawa, awaiting trial in Egypt, staged a vigil outside the Egyptian embassy in Dublin on Saturday afterno(...)

Irish siblings (left to right) Ibrihim Halawa with sisters Fatima, Omaima and Somaia.

A Cairo prosecutor yesterday told four Irish citizens detained during unrest in the city that no decision will be taken on their case until this weeke(...)

Protesters outside the Egyptian Embassy on Clyde Road in  Dublin today. Photograph: Jason Kennedy

Dozens of protesters have gathered at the Egyptian Embassy in Dublin demanding the immediate release of four Irish siblings detained by Egyptian autho(...)

Family handout photograph of (left to right) Ibrihim Halawa with his sisters Fatima, Omaima and Somaia, who were among hundreds of people forced to leave the Al Fateh mosque in Cairo by Egyptian security forces.

The four Irish citizens who were trapped in a besieged Egyptian mosque are now being held in Cairo’s Tora jail after the security forces stormed the (...)

Morsi supporters outside the Egyptian embassy in Dublin today.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Between 60 and 70 supporters of desposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi gathered at the Egyptian embassy in Dublin this evening to protest his overt(...)