Egyptian judge denies plans to charge American-Israeli accused of spying

17.06.2011                      15.Siwan, 5771 

Ilan Grapel:

Egyptian judge denies plans to charge American-Israeli accused of spying

But friends, relatives worried over fate of Ilan Grapel.

An Egyptian judicial official said yesterday that the prosecution does not plan to prosecute an American-Israeli man who was arrested in Cairo and accused of spying for Israel.
For the first time since Ilan Grapel was arrested, about a week, Judge Hisham Badawi of the Supreme State Security Prosecution issued a categorical denial of published reports ostensibly based on leaks from the investigation….