A large number of Egyptians and Turkish civil society groups will attend a torchlight march in Istanbul to draw attention to unlawful detentions by the Egyptian regime.

The march will start near the landmark Fatih Mosque and end at Sarachane Park.

On the occasion of Human Rights Day, the Solidarity Group for Egyptian Prisoners urged people to voice concern over the human rights violations in Egypt, Jerusalem, Gaza, Syria, Iraq, Yemen, East Turkistan and Myanmar.

“We condemn oppressors all over the world, regardless of their religion, language or race and stand for the freedom of innocent people who are

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