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- April 16, 2009
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12 MB Activists In Fayyoum Arrested
In continuance of the security escalation against the MB, security forces arrested 12 MB activists in Fayyoum last Wednesday night, April 15, 2009.
The arrested are: Omar Yusuf, an accountant in the Doctors Syndicate in Fayyoum, Mohamed Fathy, a pharmacist, Mohamed Ibrahim, a teacher, Mohamed Sayyid Abdul-Rahim, an employee in Makkah Hospital, Abdurrahman Kulayb, a teacher, Atef El-Ghiryani, a school deputy, Sha’ban ‘Oweis, Farouk private school Manager, Hanafy Mahmoud, a teacher, Dr. Mohamed Mekkawy, an internal physician, Ahmed El-Sayyid Shahhat, a teacher, Mohamed Aly Ismail, a teacher, and Anwar Sha’ban, an employee in the Ministry of Endowment. Security forces also raided the house of Ahmed Ibrahim Bayyoumi, an accountant in El-Malahat, who was not present in his house at the time of the raid and whose wife was threatened with detention after the house was turned upside down.
Security forces had also seized the PCs and mobiles of a number of the arrested.