Halawa siblings arrested in Egypt to appear before prosecutor
on 29/08/2013 07:09:53
The three sisters and their brother from Dublin were detained while taking part in a protest in Cairo - calling for the ousted Egyptian President Mohammad Morsi to be reinstated.
The four are being investigated for charges including attempted murder, possessing firearms and belonging to a militant group.
The Department of Foreign Affairs is assisting the Halawa's - who are due to appear before the prosecutor in Cairo later today.