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UN experts call Mursi's death in Egypt 'arbitrary killing'

UN experts call Mursi's death in Egypt 'arbitrary killing'

An independent panel of United Nations experts said Friday the death of former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi in June could amount to "a state-sanctioned arbitrary killing".

Mursi hailed as 'a martyr killed deliberately, slowly over six years of abuse'

Mursi hailed as 'a martyr killed deliberately, slowly over six years of abuse'

The death of Mohamed Mursi, modern Egypt's first democratically elected head of state, while on trial in a Cairo court, has brought an outpouring of condolences around the Middle East and calls for an investigation into his conditions.

Egypt freezes assets of over 1,000 Brotherhood charities

Egypt freezes assets of over 1,000 Brotherhood charities

An Egyptian judicial committee on Tuesday announced an asset freeze of more than 1,000 charities tied to the banned Muslim Brotherhood, as well as those of hospitals and individuals.

Court jails Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood leader for life: sources

Court jails Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood leader for life: sources

The head of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood and other leaders of the banned group were sentenced to life in prison on Sunday, judicial sources said, on charges of incitement to murder and violence ...

Saudi academics suspected of links with Brotherhood face sack

Saudi academics suspected of links with Brotherhood face sack

Activists and rights groups say security forces have rounded up some 30 clerics, intellectuals and others in the past 10 days, in what Human Rights Watch has described as "a co-ordinated crackdown on dissent".

Egypt issues new life sentence against Brotherhood guide

Egypt issues new life sentence against Brotherhood guide

An Egyptian court sentenced the Muslim Brotherhood's supreme guide Mohamed Badie to life in prison for "planning violent attacks" in a retrial on Monday, judicial officials and a lawyer said.

Egypt police arrest son of deposed president Mursi

Egypt police arrest son of deposed president Mursi

Egyptian police on Thursday arrested the son of former Islamist president Mohamed Mursi on charges linked to a protest against his father's ouster that resulted in hundreds of deaths, officials said.

Egypt court overturns life sentence against Mursi

Egypt court overturns life sentence against Mursi

Egypt's Court of Cassation overturned on Tuesday a life sentence against deposed President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood and ordered a retrial in the case that revolves around accusations of espionage with Hamas.

Egypt accuses Muslim Brotherhood, Hamas of assassinating prosecutor

Egypt accuses Muslim Brotherhood, Hamas of assassinating prosecutor

Egypt has accused exiled Muslim Brotherhood officials of conspiring with Gaza-based Hamas militants to assassinate Public Prosecutor Hisham Barakat last year and arrested 14 people in connection with the attack.

IS claims killing Egyptian police in Cairo raid

IS claims killing Egyptian police in Cairo raid

An Egyptian affiliate of the jihadist Islamic State group claimed responsibility Friday for a bomb blast during a police raid on a Cairo apartment that killed seven people, including five policemen.

Egypt arrests Facebook page admins ahead of revolt anniversary

Egypt arrests Facebook page admins ahead of revolt anniversary

Egyptian security forces have arrested the administrators of 47 Facebook pages that the interior ministry says are run by the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, intensifying a crackdown on dissent as the fifth anniversary of a 2011 uprising approaches.