The Egyptian authorities detained journalist Amer Abdel Moneim who is diagnosed with chronic diseases and convicted him with terrorism which he normally fabricates for journalists, according to observers.
The captain of the Egyptian Syndicate of Journalists, Diaa Rashwan, called for his released release after the Egyptian authorities arrested him on January 19th, 2020, he wasn’t released rather referred to the State Security Prosecution, which detained him for 15 days on remand and accused him with disseminating fake news and assisting a terrorist group in achieving its objectives.
The memo stated that “the Syndicate received a complaint from Abdel Moneim’s family concerning his detention and submission to the Supreme State Security Prosecution, without notifying the Journalists Syndicate” in breach of the Syndicate rule, “mentioning that“ an order was issued to detain him for 15 days on case No. 1017 for the year 2020. He was kept in Tora Liman prison despite his worse health condition.