The member of the defence committee of Mahdi Ban Gharbia, Ahed Souab, declared this evening, through a press release, on behalf of the defence committee, that the attorneys have decided to retract from the Aouina barracks, this evening at 8:00 p.m., after having waited for their client for more than two hours, when he was taken elsewhere, without the attendance of his lawyers. He said that Ben Gharbia was stripped of the presence of lawyers, particularly during the search of his homes and offices, despite their multiple attempts to reach him. lawyers of Ben Gharbia announce that:
- Their client has been illegally taken since 11:00 a.m.
- He has been deprived of his right to be assisted by his attorneys since the searches started.
- He is targeted by the system, given the methods employed with regard to him and the means mobilized.
- He continues to be harassed by the Thawra News gang, which possesses immunity and is in the process of releasing his personal documents and releasing the latest data from the still-ongoing inquiry.