Releasing the journalist of "Elwafd" for being accused of publishing wrong news about Sheikh "Mezo"
March 16th, 2017


الشيخ-محمد-عبد-الله-نصر

The prosecution of Dokii decided releasing all of "Khaled Ammar" ,a journalist in "Elwafd", and "Wagdy Zien Eldien" ,the executive editor in chief of the same newspaper, with the warranty of their IDs after being investigated today for being accused of insulting and publishing wrong news about "Mohamed Abdallah Nasr" known by Sheikh "Mezo".

About this, "Ammar" indicated after releasing that the case was because of an article published on 5th December about the decision of the general attorney to refer the case filed against Sheikh "Mezo" and submitting APB order and sending him to the hospital of mental diseases to examine him to make a report about his mental status after claiming to be "the awaited Mahdi".

"Ammar" while speaking to the "Journalists against torture" observatory assured that the article chagrined Sheikh "Mezo", so he filed a case accusing the journalist and the executive editor in chief of insulting and publishing wrong news about him, in spite of that the article included the number of the case and its details and the referring of it to the supreme state security prosecution to be investigated which assure that it's true.

The journalist of "Elwafd" indicated that the prosecution decided to recall him to hear his sayings about being accused of insulting and publishing wrong news, after the investigations ended, the prosecution decided releasing him with the warranty of his ID, and the same of the executive editor in chief who was included in the case because of his responsibility to publish this news.