(Video) Democracy on Death Row in Egypt – Real Testimonials

Death sentences and life imprisonment sentences have been handed down to Egyptian citizens as retaliation to their opposition to the current military ruling. This is the story of people who have been affected by this fiasco.

Panel Speaking:

Prof. Emad Shahin: Visiting professor of political science at Georgetown University, Sentenced to Death in absentia by the Egyptian government.

Ramsey Clark: former U.S. Attorney General, Founder of International Action Center

Joe Stork: Deputy Director of Human Rights Watch’s Middle East and North Africa

Curtis Doebbler: An international human rights lawyer

Iman Bakry Haroun: Sister of one of the six individuals who were executed on May 17, 2015