Hundreds of people in Istanbul held a torchlight march on Tuesday evening to draw attention to unlawful detentions by the Egyptian regime.

The march, organized by the Solidarity Group for Egyptian Prisoners on the occasion of Human Rights Day, started from the landmark Fatih Mosque in the city’s Fatih district.

Chanting slogans — Egyptians are not alone and Murderer [President Abdel-Fattah] Sisi — the demonstrators urged people to voice concern over the human rights violations in Egypt.

The demonstrators also carried banners reading Stop Execution, Muslims do not bow to persecution, and Speak Out for Egypt, Stop Prosecution during

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