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Alaa is a British citizen imprisoned in Egypt on trumped-up charges. For two & a half years he has had no access to books, newspapers or sunlight. He urgently needs UK consular support. Write to your MP to help #FreeAlaa & bring him home to his family: https://www.freealaa.net/take-action?source=twitter&

Our urgent action letter requesting the UK govt closely monitors the Israeli authorities' investigation into the fatal shooting of Al Jazeera journalist #ShireenAbuAqla. It is imperative that there is full legal accountability for this alarming incident https://lphr.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/LPHR-letter-to-FCDO-Shireen-Abu-Akleh-killing-of-journalist-effective-investigation-17-May-2022.pdf