SEPOCTNOV
01
201220132014
1 capture
1 Oct 2013
About this capture
Tuesday 01, October 2013

Breaking News |
Follow us
More From El Ahram
MORE FROM NEWS

More From Politics
MORE FROM NEWS

Tweet
Cairo University requests release of arrested students
Monday, September 30, 2013 3:58 PM
 

Cairo University - Reuters
Cairo University's Student Union Council will submit a request for the release of arrested students on Monday to the prosecutor-general, signed by University President Gaber Nassar.

The union said in a brief statement on its official Facebook page late on Sunday that a delegation of lawyers from the university will defend the students.

About a hundred students were arrested nationwide, including 18 from Cairo University, in the crackdown on Islamists that followed president Mohamed Morsi’s ouster on 3 July by the armed forces amid mass protests against his rule.

Student Unions have repeatedly called for the students’ release, especially after the new school term started last week.

Meanwhile, tensions have escalated on university campuses as a new school year started, with scuffles breaking out between Brotherhood loyalists and their rivals.
This content is from :
Aswat Masriya is a free website. Everyone is encouraged to use the content produced by Aswat Masriya journalists, as long as the website is credited and a link back to the website is included. Content from our content partners or Reuters cannot be republished without permission
Leave a comment
IMPORTANT: Aswat Masriya is not responsible for the content of any comment.
About Us | Contact Us | Terms Of Use
All rights reserved 2013 Aswat Masriya ©
Developed by Priland
About UsTerms of UseContact Us
Reuters El Ahram Aswat Masriya Politics Life Business News Women's Issues Cairo Upper Egypt Lower Egypt Sinai and Suez