Aya Hijazi after found not guilty- Photo by Karim Abdel Aziz
CAIRO-April 19: Tahir Abu al-Nasr, lawyer of Aya Hijazi, who was acquitted of human trafficking charges, confirmed that she was already released on Tuesday after all legal proceedings were finalized.
“ We are waiting for the other defendants who are supposed to be released today, Including Aya Hijazi’s husband, Mohamed Hassanein ” Abu Al-Nasr added.
Charity worker Aya Hijazi has been in the
The prosecution claimed Mrs. Hijazi and her colleagues had abused their positions while working with Cairo street children.