Sira court continues riot case trials [Archives:2005/880/Local News]

September 26 2005

ADEN- Sept.20- Headed by judge Jamal Mohamed Ahmed, Sira primary court continued in its second session on Tuesday, the trial of the 47 suspects accused of the riots and looting incidents that took place last July. Accused lawyers attended the session.

On Monday and Tuesday, the court listened to Judge Hamad Saeed Muflahi member of the appeal prosecution in Aden, who explained the legal basis for prosecuting the suspects. The prosecution accused them of disturbing public stability and not responding to police orders to disperse. They also committed riots that led to destruction of public and private properties.

Judge Omar asked prosecution to present prosecution evidences and witnesses to the session of 25/9/2005.