Both sides in Egypt chose to escalate the conflict. Muslim Brotherhood leaders who fled and settled abroad decided to defy the regime, justifying the killings in Sinai and threatening the current Egyptian rule. As for the prosecutor, he chose to submit a petition against the imprisoned MB senior leaders accusing them of two charges that can lead to the gallows: spying and fleeing prison.
Facing the gallows
The possibility of executing MB leaders and members cannot be ruled outAbdulrahman al-Rashed