Trial of activists postponed, again

Ahram Online, Thursday 20 Jan 2011

The court decided to postpone the trial, asking that two witnesses be brought in for next session

The Rod El Farag misdemeanors' court has postponed the trial of eight activists arrested during a solidarity protest held on 3 January.

The eight are accused of attacking policemen and damaging public and private property during the protests that took place in Shubra following the New Year’s Eve attack on the Two Saints Church in Alexandria.

The trial was postponed to 28 February.

The court has asked to bring in Ihab Roshdy, the Sheriff of Rod El Farag, and Lieutenant Ahmed Abdel Wahab, as witnessed.

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