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Laura Plummer was expecting a presidential pardon from 'hell hole' Egyptian jail, only for the British Embassy to inform her family that there had been a 'mistake'

President Sisi's pardon for jailed Brit Laura Plummer will save her from her three-year drug smuggling sentence, but also aims to mask rampant human rights abuses from western eyes.

Briton jailed in Egypt for smuggling painkillers is 'suicidal'

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Briton jailed in Egypt for smuggling painkillers is 'suicidal'

Jailed Briton Laura Plummer says she 'wants to die' just weeks after beginning her three-year prison sentence in Cairo.

Egypt court convicts British female tourist of smuggling painkillers

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Egypt court convicts British female tourist of smuggling painkillers

A court in Egypt’s Red Sea region has convicted a British woman of smuggling hundreds of powerful painkillers banned in the Arab country, ...

British tourist 'mistakenly pleads guilty' in Egypt smuggling trial

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British tourist 'mistakenly pleads guilty' in Egypt smuggling trial

An Egyptian judge has adjourned the trial of a British woman accused of drug smuggling after her answers to the court were 'lost in translation'.

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British woman faces trial in Egypt for 'smuggling painkillers'

British woman Laura Plummer faces a criminal trial in Egypt after she allegedly smuggled powerful painkillers into the country.

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British woman 'facing death' for taking painkillers to Egypt

'She's like a zombie,' the Laura Plummer's brother has said.

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British woman 'could face death' in Egypt over painkillers

The family of British citizen Laura Plummer have raised concerns for her welfare amid her ongoing detention in Egypt over ...

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