Public Prosecutor Nabil Sadek
Urging the Egyptian authorities to release Mahmoud Abu Zeid immediately and unconditionally and drop all the charges against him as he is a prisoner of conscience, detained solely for peacefully exercising his right to freedom of expression.
Calling on them to ensure Mahmoud Abu Zeid has access to medical care he may Require, pending his release.
Calling on the Egyptian authorities to ensure Mahmoud Abu Zeid is protected from further torture and other ill-treatment.
Calling on them to launch a prompt, independent, impartial and effective investigation into allegations of torture and other ill-treatment, and bring those suspected of responsibility to justice in fair trials without recourse to the death penalty.