Urgent Action: Three politicians arbitrarily detained
Human rights lawyer and former parliamentarian Zyad el-Elaimy, along with journalists and politicians Hossam Moanis and Hisham Fouad, as well as at least 12 other politicians, journalists, labour activists and students have been arbitrarily detained by the Egyptian authorities over charges that relate to their peaceful political activities. The Egyptian Ministry of Interior announced their detention on 25 June 2019, however Amnesty International has confirmed that at least six of them were detained before that date.
PLEASE SEND APPEALS BEFORE 19 SEPTEMBER 2019
Please write urgently in your own words or using the template letter in English or Arabic to:
Public Prosecutor Nabil Sadek
Office of the Public Prosecutor
Cairo, Arab Republic of Egypt
Fax: +202 2577 4716
Salutation: Dear Counsellor
Ahmed Ihab Gamal-Eldin
Deputy Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs for Human Rights
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Corniche el-Nile, Cairo, Egypt.
Fax: +202 2574 9713
Also send copies to diplomatic representatives accredited to your country.
HIS EXCELLENCY MR TAREK AHMED IBRAHIM ADEL Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt 26 South Street, W1K 1DW Tel: 020 7499 3304/2401 Fax: 020 7491 1542 E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com
Please check with your section before sending appeals after the above date.