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Morsi's demise spotlights deliberate abuse of detainees

Conditions encompassing demise of ex-president feature dreary reality suffered by thousands moping in Egypt's prisons

The demise of previous Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has thrown the focus on the critical conditions looked by political detainees in Egypt under the legislature of armed force boss turned-president, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.

Morsi, Egypt's first equitably chosen president was proclaimed dead on Monday in the wake of falling inside a soundproof enclosure while on preliminary in a Cairo court. The 67-year-old, who had a long history of medical problems, including diabetes and liver and kidney illness, had been in a correctional facility for almost six years following his toppling in a July 2013 military overthrow driven by el-Sisi.

From that point forward, Morsi was denied therapeutic consideration; his family was permitted to visit him in jail just multiple times; and he was held in isolation for as much as 23 hours per day, which under United Nations rules arra…