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Egypt: Further information on Fear of torture or ill-treatment/ Incommunicado detention.

, Index number: MDE 12/029/2003

Amnesty International has learned that Mahmud Hassan Hassan and Wa'el Tawfiq were released on 6 June and Ramiz Gihad was released on 7 June. The men had been detained since 12 and 13 April. They were held for between seven and ten days at the headquarters of the State Security Intelligence (SSI) in Lazoghly Square, Cairo, where torture is widely practised.

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