Egyptian Blogger Who Posted Videos of Police Torture Is Arrested, Released

Wael Abbas, a journalist who has posted hundreds of horrifying videos on police abuse on the web says he was arrested and then released by the Egyptian Army on Friday evening. Abbas tweeted "arrested by the Army!" just before 7 p.m. Cairo time. Someone using the Twitter handle 'RamyYaacoub' tweeted several minutes later that he was on the phone with Abbas and that Abbas said, "Yes, yes, I was arrested, I am with the military police now." RamyYaacoub then tweeted that Abbas had said he was "okay...Full Story
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