Today, the father of the Egyptian artist, Iman Al-Assi, died after a struggle with illness.
The artist, Ahmed Talaat, announced the news of the death through his personal account on the social networking site “Facebook”.
Talaat said: “We belong to God and to Him we shall return. The father of Iman Al-Asi is under the protection of God, may God have mercy on him and forgive him.”
The news was circulated by a number of artists through social networking sites, asking God Almighty for mercy and forgiveness for the deceased and patience and solace for his daughter.