Pulic Title for the case: The presidential negative decision of abstention to inform people of the true story concerning the Rafah terrorist attack

Type: Administrative cancellation and other administrative claims

Case no.: 37908 and 38755 judiciary year 67

Date: 2013

Court: Administrative judiciary

Department: First

 The decision appealed against:  The presidential negative decision of abstention to inform people of the true story concerning the Rafah terrorist attack causing the death of 16 personnels from the Armed Forces

First verdict date: 25-6-2013

Appellant: Hamdi al Desouky Mohamed al Fakharany in the law suit no. 37908 and Ibrahim al Husseiny Ibrahim al Fayoumi in the law suit no. 38755

The Appealed against: The President of the Republic – Prime Minister – Defense Minister – Minister of Justice – Head of the General Intelligence (an interfering adverse) – Head of the Military Intelligence (an interfering adverse) each in his capacity

Judges: President – Ahmed Hassan al Moqanan

Members: Gaber Mohamed Heggi and Ahmed Mohamed Ahmed Samaha

Verdict text: The court ruled of the acceptance of the two lawsuits in form and the suspension of the decision appealed against of the abstention of informing people about the truth of terrorist attack in Rafah causing the death of 16 personnels of the armed forces in 2012 and those who committed the crime and the measures taken concerning the case such as procedures and investigations with what results from this in the way figured in the reasons and obliged the administrative body to pay expenses this request and the referral of the lawsuit to the State Commissioners Authority to prepare a report concerning the legal point of view.