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December Hearings


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Date Details
4 - December
2021
  • Dispersal of Rabaa sit-in

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 28

    Charges: Premeditated murder of citizens and police forces, attempted murder, intentional obstruction of transportation, demonstration without notification, gathering, intentional destruction of public and private property, possession and acquisition of weapons and ammunition without notification

5 - December
2021
  • Killing and terrorizing citizens in Matariya

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants: 10

    Charges: Participating in a gathering with the aim of attacking people and undermining the duties of public authorities using force and violence, as some of the defendants were in possession of firearms and ammunition.

6 - December
2021
  • Detention, torture and killing of a citizen

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants: 22

    Charges: Joining a terrorist group, killing a citizen, kidnapping, detaining and torturing another citizen, possessing weapons and ammunition without a license

  • Kuwait Returnees

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants: 14

    Charges: Leading a terrorist group that aims at calling for disrupting the provisions of the constitution and laws, preventing state institutions and public authorities from carrying out their work, attacking citizens’ personal freedom and public rights, and harming national unity and social peace.

7 - December
2021
  • Al-Nahda Sit-in dispersal incidents

    Giza Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants” 6 (Retrial procedures)

    Charges: Joining a terrorist group or gang, participating in a gathering aimed at disturbing public security and peace and endangering the lives of citizens, resisting the police officers in charge of dispersing their gathering, premeditated killing, blocking roads and opposing the June 30 Revolution

8 - December
2021
  • Customs corruption

    Cairo Criminal Court, Abbassyia North Cairo, number of defendants: 1

    Charges:  Wasting the state’s public funds 

  • The Green Belt

    Cairo Criminal Court convened at the Fifth Settlement, number of defendant 5

    Charges: Profiteering and harming public mone by selling large tracts of land in “Green Belt” area with a price considerably lower than the true market value.

9 - December
2021
  • Airport

    Giza Criminal Court,number of defendants:47

    Charges: Joining a terrorist group, forging official documents

11 - December
2021
  • The 3rd anniversary of January Revolution

    Cairo Criminal Court, the Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants: 8 

    -Charges: Murder, attempted murder, assembly, display of force, threat of violence, vandalism of public property, and illegal disturbance of public peace.

  • Al-Arab Police Station Incidents

    Port Said Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 10

    Charges: Joining a group established contrary to the provisions of the law and carrying out terrorist operations

14 - December
2021
15 - December
2021
  • Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, Number of defendants: 31

    Charges: Joining and assuming the leadership of a terrorist group, possessing of publications and recordings that promoted the purposes of that group, providing a terrorist group with financial aid with the knowledge of its purposes, committing a crime of terrorist financing, providing members of the terrorist Muslim Brotherhood with funds and means of moral support.

19 - December
2021
  • Spying for Hamas

    Cairo Criminal Court,Police Cadets Institute, Number of defendant: 1

    Charges: Committing crimes of spying for foreign organizations and bodies, disclosing national security secrets, and coordinating with armed violence organizations inside and outside Egypt with the purpose of preparing terrorist operations within the Egyptian territory.

20 - December
2021
  • Spying for ISIS

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants: 8 

    Charges: Committing a crime of terrorism funding, providing and transferring funds and information to terrorist groups affiliated with ISIS terrorist organization.

  • Manasa incidents

     Cairo Criminal Court, The Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants: 79

    Charges: Assuming the leadership of a group that is established contrary to the provisions of the law and the Constitution, preventing state institutions and public authorities from carrying out their duties, attacking citizens’ personal freedom and public freedoms and rights guaranteed by the constitution and the law, disrupting national unity and social peace, providing an outlawed group with material aid, weapons, and ammunition, organizing a gathering with the purpose of committing premeditated murder crimes in implementation of a terrorist purpose, using force, violence and threats against public officials to unjustly compel them to refrain from performing an act of their job, willful sabotage of buildings and public property designated for government and public facilities in implementation of a terrorist purpose, and displaying force and threatening to use violence with the intent of disturbing public security and peace.

  • Trial of Alaa Abdel-Fattah and Mohamed Oxygen

    New Cairo Emergency State Security Misdemeanor Court, Fifth Settlement Court, number of defendants: 3 

    Charges: Spreading false news and statements

25 - December
2021
  • ISIS Helwan Cell

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute, number of defendants 8

    Charges: Establishing and leading a terrorist group aimed at disrupting the provisions of the constitution and the law, and possessing unlicensed weapons and ammunition

26 - December
2021
  • Agnad Organization

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police of Cadets Institute, number of defendants:  8

    Charges: Establishing a terrorist group in violation of the law with the purpose of calling for the disruption of the provisions of the constitution, preventing state institutions and public authorities from carrying out their work, sabotaging public property, resisting authorities, possessing firearms and ammunition, and assaulting the personal freedom of citizens.

  • The Mufti of the Al-Nusra Front

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police of Cadets Institute, number of defendants:  

    Charges: Establishing and leading a terrorist group in violation of the provisions of the law with the purpose of disrupting the constitution and laws and prevent state institutions and public authorities from carrying out their duty. This group also aimed to accuse the ruler of being disbeliever and calling for the legitimacy to remove him from office, and to forcefully topple the regime, assaulting members of the armed forces and police and attacking their institutions, and calling for the killing of Christians and their places of worship, using terrorism as a means to achieve its objectives.

27 - December
2021
  • Trial of Engineer Yehia Hussein Abdel-Hady

    Nasr City Emergency State Security Misdemeanor Court, Nasr City Court, number of defendant: 1 

    Charges: Spreading false news and statements

  • Hisham Ashmawi Cell

    Cairo Criminal Court, Police Cadets Institute ,number of defendants: 12

    Charges: Leading a terrorist group whose purpose is to call for disturbing public order, disrupting the provisions of the constitution and laws, preventing state institutions and public authorities from carrying out their duties, assaulting citizens’ personal freedom  alongside public freedoms and rights, leading and managing a group cell accusing the ruler of being disbeliever and calling for the legitimacy to remove him from office and to forcefully topple the regime, assaulting members of the armed forces and police and attacking their institutions, and calling for the killing of Christians and their places of worship.