Exclusive: ICE Detains A New Jersey Teacher Who’d Face A Death Sentence In Egypt
— Huff Post


Ahmed Abdelbasit was condemned over pro-democracy protests in Egypt. His future in the U.S. is now uncertain.

ICE Moves to Deport Egyptian Dissident Who Says He Faces Hanging Back Home

A New Jersey physics teacher who says he faces death by hanging in Egypt because he's a pro-democracy dissident is being held at an immigration detention center in New Jersey and may soon be deported.

WNYC logo.jpg
Physics teacher facing death sentence in Egypt detained outside N.J. home
— NJ.com


A physics teacher in Hudson County is facing possible deportation to Egypt, where a military court sentenced him to death in a 2016 case maligned by a prominent human rights watchdog.