12 Feb '12, 4pm

US Student, Australian Journalist Arrested in Egypt (Video) | Care2 Causes

US Student, Australian Journalist Arrested in Egypt (Video) | Care2 Causes

American student Derek Ludovici , Australian freelance reporter Austin Mackell and translator Aliya Alwi were arrested on Saturday in the Nile Delta city of Mahalla on charges of paying Egyptians to protest against authorities. Also arrested were Mahalla labor activist Kamal El Fayoumi and their driver. Via Twitter , Alwi described being detained and then charged with inciting protest and vandalism . Among the three witnesses brought into a prosecutors’ office was an 8-year-old. Alwi’s tweets ended just after 12 noon on Saturday, February 11, with her noting that they were being taken to military intelligence headquarters in the city of Tanta. Activists have been calling for their release on Twitter using the hashtags #freeaustin , #freealiya and #freekamal . Anniversary of Mubarak’s Ouster Nears Saturday was also the day that activists called for a general strike that wil...

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