EGYPT: THREE MEN TO HANG FOR RAPE
April 11, 2011: an Egyptian military court in the Suez Canal city of Ismailiya sentenced Mohammed Gamal Attiya, Mohammed Misbah Abdel Haq and Ibrahim Mohammed al-Shennawi to hang, the state-owned press said.
The three kidnapped a women, 24, at gun point from a car on a motorway to the northern city of Damietta and raped her on March 20, 2011.
The men were caught by the army, which has taken charge of policing since a popular uprising toppled president Hosni Mubarak in February. (Sources: Agence France Presse, 11/04/2011)