Sameh was abducted from his home in Fayoum South West Egypt by police elements without legal support on August 11, 2015. The abduction has had a negative impact on the family socially and financially and requests regarding information of his whereabouts where ignored.
His family has told HRM that after his arrest police placed him in the Damo Police Station and prosecution accused him of protesting and possessing pamphlets in case number 43454/2015.
, 2015 prosecution issued a release statement and he was thOn December 29, 2016 and has sttransferred from the Damo Police Station in Fayoum on January 1since gone missing with no information regarding his whereabouts.
HRM calls on the authorities in Egypt to disclose where the detainee is being held and to release him in accordance to the prosecution's rule. Furthermore it holds them fully responsible for his safety and wellbeing.