Document - Egypt: Further information Death Penalty/Unfair trial/Risk of imminent execution: Ahmed Ibrahim al-Sayyid al-Naggar
PUBLICAI Index: MDE 12/05/00
29 February 2000
Further information on UA 66/99 (MDE 12/11/99, 7 April 1999) and follow-up (MDE 12/14/99, 20 April 1999) - Death Penalty / Unfair trial
EGYPTAhmad Ibrahim al-Sayyid al-Naggar
Ahmed Ibrahim al-Sayyid al-Naggar was executed by hanging at al-Isti’naf prison in Cairo on 23 February 2000.
Ahmad Ibrahim al-Sayyid al-Naggar had been sentenced to death in absentia in an unfair trial before the Supreme Military Court in Cairo in October 1997. He had been charged with, among other things, membership of a secret organization, al-Gihad (Holy Struggle) and possession of weapons.
Many thanks to all who sent appeals on his behalf.