Daily Archives: 05/10/2018

Egypt: Forced disappearance of lawyer Mustafa Hamdi 34 days ago

October 5, 2018

Forced disappearance of lawyer “Mustafa Hamdi” 34 days ago.

The security forces in Fayoum are still forcibly hiding Mustafa Kemal Hamdi, a 24-year-old lawyer, for the 34th consecutive day since his arrest in the early hours of Thursday, August 30, while walking in a neighborhood of Fayoum.

Without legal support and taking him to an unknown destination so far.

His family has sent numerous communications and complaints to the Attorney General, the Minister of the Interior and the Minister of Justice, but to no avail.

(Egyptian Coordination for rights and freedoms Facebook, 5/10/18)

https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/10/03/egypt-enforced-disappearance-prominent-rights-defender

https://en.qantara.de/content/rights-group-accuses-egyptian-police-of-forcibly-disappearing-rights-lawyer

https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/eu-sisi-deal-shows-egyptian-lives-don-matter-181004105536336.html

https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20180918-un-systematic-involuntary-disappearances-continue-in-egypt/

http://www.egypttoday.com/Article/2/57491/Geneva-Egyptian-Org-for-Human-Rights-holds-seminar-on-forced