Indeed, the Order of Physicians circular and the Ministry of Justice communication did not entirely put a stop to anal exams. We were escorted by the [police] investigator. The tests are used in prosecutions for consensual sex outside of marriage; on women who allege rape; at the behest of their families; or even to determine their eligibility for employment. The report is based on interviews with 32 men and transgender women who underwent forced anal examinations. One lady was typing, one male doctor and one female doctor and a few nurses. Give feedback, vote on their story!
We have also received reports of the use of forced anal exams by police in Syria, which we have not independently verified.
All 26 men were acquitted in January, the first time defendants had been acquitted on charges of homosexuality in a high-profile case since Sisi began controlling Egypt. Tell us why Please tell us why you think this story should be removed. The defence team has access to all the police statements, and is ready to challenge the charge, and the evidence if the matter comes to trial.
The amount of research Egypt's forensic experts appear to have invested in anal exams would seem to set them apart.