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Murder Regeni, the trial opens to the 007 Egyptians

Byeditorial

Oct 14, 2021

Murder of Giulio Regeni, the trial of the four Egyptian 007s accused of kidnapping, torture and murder of the Italian researcher opened this morning in the Rebibbia bunker classroom in front of the Third Court of Assizes. The four National Security agents, identified thanks to the investigation of the Rome Public Prosecutor’s Office, are General Sabir Tariq, Colonels Usham Helmi, Athar Kamel Mohamed Ibrahim, and Magdi Ibrahim Abdelal Sharif for the crime of multiple kidnapping, and against the latter prosecutors also contest the complicity in aggravated personal injury and the complicity in aggravated murder. Giulio’s parents, Paola Deffendi and Claudio Regeni, and his sister Irene were present in the courtroom, accompanied by their lawyer Alessandra Ballerini, the civil party in the proceedings. The presidency of the Council of Ministers also decided to become a civil party in the trial and the state lawyer filed the application.