Attorney General Nabil Ahmed Sadiq ordered 29 suspects to be held for 15 days in custody pending investigations by the Supreme State Security Prosecution, accusing them and other fugitives inside and outside the country of communicating with foreign country in order to harm the national interests of Egypt and to join a terrorist group, International calls without a license, money laundering obtained from that crime, and illegal currency trading.
The investigations revealed that the conspirators took two main steps to achieve their goals. The first is to pass international calls through the international information network using servers in foreign country, which enables them to monitor and record these calls to monitor the negative and positive situations inside the country and the views of different segments of society with the help of many members of the Muslim Brotherhood and others hired inside and outside the country.
According to the investigations, the second axis is represented in an information hub establish media entities and platforms broadcasting from abroad, deliberately employing all the information and data to fabricate false news and rumors to incite public opinion against state institutions.
Investigations conducted by the General Intelligence revealed that the money generated by the illegal international calls is being used to establish these entities.
The Supreme State Security Prosecution arrested the suspects in their homes and many of the premises taken by the accused to carry out their activities, Where electromagnetic transmitters and stations, which are used to connect these devices to the international information network at high speeds, The computers have programs that are used to monitor and control these devices remotely, and spy machines, including micro and small photocopying machines.