Mark Wassouf

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Omaima (left) Fatima and Somaia Halawa, sisters of Ibrahim Halawa,  pictured, who will be the subject of  diplomatic efforts by Minister Charlie Flanagan. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan is to engage in “high-level contacts” over the coming weeks in the Ibrahim Halawa case. In briefing no(...)

Above, Omaima (left), Fatima and Somaia Halawa sisters of Ibrahim. ‘Halawa has been receiving important consular support from the Irish Embassy in Cairo. But it is not enough.’ Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Today an Irish teenager lies abandoned to his fate in a Cairo prison, cut off from the world. Ibrahim Halawa was arrested in August 2013 near Cairo’s (...)