joy sweeney http://kbia.org en Derrik Sweeney gives details on arrest in Cairo http://kbia.org/post/derrik-sweeney-gives-details-arrest-cairo <p>19-year-old Derrik Sweeney is relieved to be home in Jefferson City after being detained for a week in a Cairo holding cell. Sweeney, along with three other Americans, was arrested for allegedly throwing fire bombs at police during a protest in Tahrir Square. Sweeney said they were threatened violently and beaten by Egyptian authorities.</p><p>However, Sweeney is now back safely in Jefferson City and spent Sunday night celebrating Thanksgiving with his family.</p> Mon, 28 Nov 2011 21:58:02 +0000 Kelly Gehringer 4368 at http://kbia.org Derrik Sweeney gives details on arrest in Cairo Derrik Sweeney to be released Sunday http://kbia.org/post/derrik-sweeney-be-released-sunday <p>The pending release of three American students arrested in Egypt during protests near Cairo&#39;s Tahrir Square is the best Thanksgiving gift, the mother of one of the young men said Thursday. Thu, 24 Nov 2011 22:09:21 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 4223 at http://kbia.org Derrik Sweeney to be released Sunday Release anticipated today for Derrik Sweeney and two other students http://kbia.org/post/release-anticipated-today-derrik-sweeney-and-two-other-students <p>AP: The pending release of three American students arrested in Egypt during protests near Cairo&#39;s Tahrir Square is the best Thanksgiving gift, the mother of one of the young men said Thursday. Thu, 24 Nov 2011 16:18:47 +0000 4210 at http://kbia.org Release anticipated today for Derrik Sweeney and two other students Family waiting for information on Jefferson City student arrested in Cairo http://kbia.org/post/family-waiting-information-jefferson-city-student-arrested-cairo <p>One of the three American students arrested during protests in Egypt for allegedly throwing fire bombs at Egyptian police is from Mid Missouri. Wed, 23 Nov 2011 01:28:47 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 4118 at http://kbia.org Family waiting for information on Jefferson City student arrested in Cairo