Dr. Essam El Erian Baned From Travel To Attend Conference
|Wednesday, May 16,2007 00:00|
The Egyptian authorities have prevented Dr. Essam Al- Arian, an influential member and leader in the Muslim Brotherhood group, from traveling to “ Oslo ” on Tuesday May 15, 2007 to attend a conference on dialogue among civiliazations, without giving any clear reasons for such act.
Mr. Mohamed Abd El-Quddus, a journalist who was with Dr. Essam Al- Arian, he said that he [Dr. Essam Al- Arian] went to Cairo airport on Tuesday morning to catch Air France plane to Oslo to attend a forum about the dialogue between different cultures. El Erian was stopped by airport security, then was told that he was not allowed to travel anywhere.