Ibrahim Halawa: A bigger outcry if his name was Paddy Murphy?

Inside Politics: Dubliner of Egyptian parentage sees his trial postponed for 17th time

Ibrahim Halawa: Under arrest for more than three years. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Ibrahim Halawa: Under arrest for more than three years. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Not a good morning for Ibrahim Halawa, today beginning another day in jail more than three years after being arrested for protesting against the regime.

He is a Dubliner of Egyptian parentage and was visiting his family there when he and his sisters went to a protest at the al Fateh mosque.

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