They are accused of joining an outlawed group, financing a terrorist group, calling for unauthorized protests, inciting violence among other charges.
In media remarks to “Al-Hikaya” talk show on MBC Masr on Friday, he added that that is why Egypt will not send any lawyer to Italy in case of the trial was held there in absentia.
More than 8,000 lawsuits were adjourned over this period, including a large number of pending cases, with several defendants on remand.
"Administrative works at the judicial institutions will not be suspended," the statement continued.
The defendants were charged with setting up an operations room to incite the Brotherhood’s members to commit violence in the streets after the Rabaa dispersal.
Morsi received a death sentence in the “Mass Prison Break” case in May 2015, but the verdict was overturned by the Court of Cassation
The Cairo criminal court held Tuesday a hearing session for the public prosecution’s plea against 20 members of a terrorist cell in Marsa Matrouh.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi endorsed amendments to four laws regulating court procedures in Egypt on Friday, speeding up court hearings and facilitating counterterrorism procedures.