Investigations held by Egypt’s Prosecutor General Talaat Abdallah with TV presenter Dina Abdel Fattah along with Khairy Hussein over the black bloc case has resulting in setting a bail at EGP 5.000 thousand. Dina Abdel Fattah - TV presenter of the talk show Al Shaab Yoreed (People Want) and Editor-In-Chief of economic magazine Amwal Al Ghad, refused to pay for the bail amid concerns over being put in jail.
Egypt’s Prosecutor General Talaat Abdallah has started on Sunday the investigations with Dina Abdel Fattah and Kahiry Hassan - TV program preparer and journalist at Akhbar El Youm.
It is worth noting that Dina Abdel Fattah and Khairy Hussein have been summoned to appear at the Prosecutor General's office on Sunday at 10:00 a.m. to be questioned on the lawsuit no. 1574 for 2013 filed against them for allegedly supporting terrorism by hosting some members of the Black Bloc Groups in the TV talk show;
Many human rights organizations as well as journalists and media syndicates have announced their solidarity with Dina Abdel Fattah. A number of lawyers have also volunteered to defend the TV presenter against the lawsuits filed against her, affirming that summoning her by the Prosecutor General violates the freedom of expression ensured by the Constitution.