- July 21, 2007
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5 Alex. University Students, 1 Employee Arrested
State Security Police detained five students and employee working in the Alexandria court on Wednesday evening from Al-Agamy summer resort, west of Alexandria. They haven”t appeared before the prosecution until now. Three of the detainees are still in the police station while the other were sent to the State Security Police Service headquarters at Nasr City, according to a source who declined to mention his name.
Khalf Bayyoumi, the students lawyer, submitted a complaint to the attorney general in which he demanded immediately investigating into the detention of
Hamed Al Hamrawi, an employee at Alexandria court, Rafi Mohamed Shaker, Mohamed Ibrahim Al Sayed, both are students at Alexandria”s Faculty of Law. the three have been detained at the police station since last Wednesday without appearing before the prosecution. The lawyer demands also investigating into the disappearance of Mohamed Imam, Mostafa Imam and Mohamed Farid.
Bayyoumi said that the state security police violates the penal code and the law of criminal procedures that stipulate that detainees mustn”t remain in custody more than 24 hours without appearing before the prosecution.
Bayyoumi fears that the three students who were moved to the Nasr City-based State Security Service are tortured.