SHAWKAN, PHOTOJOURNALIST DETENTION FOR 846 DAYS BEHIND BARS IN CHARGE OF POSSESSION OF FIREARMS
December 8th, 2015


Journalists Against Torture   12342286_857597647681770_6523926421331808761_n Name :” Mahmoud Abou Zeid .Shawkan”   Profession : Freelance Photojournalist   Workplace : Demotix for freelance photojournalists.   Date of Detention : 14th August, 2013   Detention Facts : During his events coverage of the resolution of Rabaa Al Adawiya sit from Al Tayaran Street, while capturing images in the vicinity of the field, and security disperse the sit in.   Charges: – Demonstration without Legal Permit. – Attempted Murder. – Joining Armed Gang. – Security Guard Assault. – Possession of Firearms.   Legal Status: Remand.   Days of Detention : 846Days   Place of Detention : Tora Prison.   Next Judicial trial : 12 December 2015