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Egypt: Security Officers continuous confiscating Digital Devices

Categories: Egypt, Harassment

The Security Officers escalates [1] their attacks on online activists, specifically bloggers. Today 08 August 2009, the Egyptian Blogger Wael Abbas [2] was stopped while his coming back from Beirut, and confiscated his CDs, flash memories and camera memory cards. It should be mentioned that this is the second time for Abbas to be stopped by the security officers, from almost one month Abbas was detained at the airport [3] and his laptop was confiscated.