Nasr, also known as Abu Omar, was seized on the streets of Milan in 2003 by CIA agents with the help of Italian operatives, then allegedly transferred to Egypt and tortured by Egypt's State Security Intelligence before being released [JURIST reports] in February 2007. The trial has been delayed many times throughout its course. In December, Magi delayed the trial for three months [JURIST report] after the government said the testimony could compromise Italys national security.
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