Italy demands answers as student’s body is flown from Cairo

February 6, 2016 4:07 PM

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ROME — Italy demanded Saturday that Egyptian authorities swiftly determine the truth about an Italian doctoral student slain and reportedly tortured in Cairo as he researched Egyptian labor movements and other social issues.

Justice Minister Andrea Orlando spoke passionately about the case at a Rome airport where the plane carrying the body of Giulio Regeni and his grieving parents landed Saturday from Cairo. The body was taken to a Rome university for a second autopsy, following one done in Cairo after Regeni’s body wa...

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