Urgent Action update: Lawyer detained in undisclosed location
On 15 January 2019, Hoda Abdelmoniem appeared before the prosecution for investigation, and her pre-trial detention was renewed for 15 days. Hoda told her daughter that she is being detained in an undisclosed location.
Hoda’s last appearance before the public prosecution was on 21 November 2018, after her 20 days of enforced disappearance. From 2 December 2018 until 14 January 2019, Hoda’s lawyer and family could not find her in any prison and did not know about her fate and whereabouts.
PLEASE SEND APPEALS BEFORE 28 FEBRUARY 2019
Please write urgently in your own words or using the template letter included in Arabic or English to:
Mr. Nabil Sadek
Office of the Public Prosecutor, Dar alQada
al-Ali, Down Town
Cairo, Arab Republic of Egypt
Fax: +202 2577 4716
Salutation: Dear Counsellor
Also send copies to diplomatic representatives accredited to your country.
Please check with your section office if sending appeals after the above date.