This morning the Egyptian Center for Economic and Social Rights filed a notice to the general prosecution, annexed with a photocopy from a certificate (deposit from the Union Bank of Switzerland) to the benefit of the toppled Egyptian President Mohamed Hosni Mubarak. The data of the certificate shows that in 11 December 1982 Mubarak deposited 19 thousands and 400 kgs of platinum in his personal account in the Bank; the value of the deposit was calculated be the bank at the date of the deposit by (fourteen thousand billions and nine hundred million dollars) the certificate includes the following information:
Union Bank of Switzerland
V.L.N. Metal Deposit / B.D 267500296996 N. 27098
Date of deposit: 11 December 1982
Certificate B.L.N. Transaction Holder Mr. Hosni Mubarak
Khaled Ali, the director of the Center, said that once the copy of the certificate reached us – while we do not know to what extent it is authentic- we saw the need for filing it to the general prosecutor to examine its authenticity and take the needed legal procedures.
Khaled Ali assured that if this certificate is authentic it reveals one of the main cases related to the public money that we should work seriously on restoring the deposit, as well as the taking the legal procedures by the general prosecutor.
Councilor Adel el Saeed -the assistant of the general prosecutor ordered an immediate investigation and a hearing, once the certificate and the notice were filed by Khaled Ali.