CASES

Ibrahim Azab

  May 31, 2016
Brief description of the case: Upon his arrest, Azab was accused of the same charges from which he had been acquitted in March 2011. He...
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Giulio Regeni

  May 31, 2016
Brief description of case: Regeni was a visiting scholar at the American University in Cairo. He was conducting research in Cairo on the development of...
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Kareem Hamdy

  May 25, 2016
Brief description of the case: Hamdy was charged with taking part in anti-government protests. He was tortured at Matareya police station before he was referred...
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Gehad el-Haddad

  May 24, 2016
Brief description of case: Gehad is standing trial in two high profile cases: the “Rabaa Operations Room” and the “Grand Espionage” cases. On 16 June...
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Sondos Reda

  May 23, 2016
Details of the case: Sondos was an anti-coup student activist. She was taking part in a protest in Alexandria to mark the anniversary of the...
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Dr Tarek El-Ghandour

  May 16, 2016
Details of his case: Dr El-Ghandour was charged with protesting without permit. In April 2014, a judge at the Police Academy Court in Cairo sentenced...
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Dr Mohamed Abdel-Ghani

  May 16, 2016
Brief description of the case: Dr Abdel-Ghani is charged with protesting and having membership in a banned group. He was held in pre-trial detention for...
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Abdullah al-Fakharany

  May 15, 2016
Brief description of case: • Abdullah was arrested because he was covering and following up the events of the Rabaa massacre. • Charges were fabricated...
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