19 March 2013

Egypt: Appeals By Mubarak, Nazif, Adli in Communications Cutoff Case Referred to Administrative Court

Appeals by former president Hosni Mubarak, former prime minister Ahmed Nazif and former interior minister Habib el-Adli against a court ruling in the communications blackout case were referred to the first circuit of Egypt's Supreme Administrative Court to be examined during a May 11 session.

The ousted Egyptian president and his two co-defendants are challenging a verdict obliging them to pay a fine of 540 million pounds for cutting off mobile and internet services in the midst of the January 25 revolution.

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