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Criminal Court extends the detention of two defendants of joining the Ultras White Knights.

Publish Date : Tuesday, 6 April, 2021
Last Update : Sunday, 26 September, 2021
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19 September 2021 

The Council Chamber of the Criminal Court considered the detention order of two defendants of Case No. 751 of 2020 Supreme State Security, Known as “Ultras White Knights Case.” And ordered to extend their detention for 45 days.

The hearing was held on Sunday, September 19, 2021.

Ultras groups are legally prohibited, as in May 2015 Cairo Appeal Court ruled to ban all Ultras groups nationwide and consider them a banned terrorist group.

According to police investigations, the events of this case date back to the attempts of several fans to revive the group’s activities again.

The security forces arrested the suspects at various previous times, against the background of arrest warrants by the prosecution to arrest and bring them pending investigations of the case.

11 July 2021

The Council Chamber of the Criminal Court considered the detention order of the defendants of  Case 751 of 2020 Supreme State Security, and ordered to renew the detention of two defendants for 45 extra days, and to extend the precautionary measures of two others for 45 extra days, The mentioned court considered the order to renew the defendants’ detention on Sunday, July 11, 2021, in the presence of AFTE’s lawyer.

Notably, the investigations charged them with joining Ultras White Knights.

29 June 2021

The Council Chamber of the Criminal Court, had decided in Tuesday’s session June 29, 2021, to renew the detention of 2 defendants for 45 days, and to extend precautionary measures of 2 others for 45 days pending Case No. 751 of 2020 Supreme State Security.

Notably, the defendants are charged with joining “Ultras White Knights”.

18 May 2021

The council chamber of the criminal court, had decided on Tuesday’s hearing on 18 May 2021, to renew the detention of 2 defendants for 45 days, renew precautionary measures of 3 others: Waleed Abd El-Hakim, Moataz Medhat, and Samir Khaled, and release Adham Mohamed Hosny, and Ayman Abdel-Hameed Nasr with precautionary measures, in case No.751 of 2020 supreme state security.

Notably, the defendants are charged with joining “Ultras White Knights”.

4 April 2021

The council chamber of the criminal court, decided on last Sunday 4 April 2021, to renew the detention of 4 accusers of case No.751 of 2020, renew precautionary measures of 3 others, and releasing 3 more with precautionary measures: Waleed Abd El-Hakim, Moataz Medhat, and Samir Khaled.

Notably, the accusers faced charges of joining “Ultras White Knights”