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Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood chief gets new life term

Aug 22, 2015 - 9:06 PM

A criminal court sentences Mohamed Badie and 88 co defendants over an attack on a police station in the city of Port Said in August 2013 during one of Egypt s tumultuous times

LIFE SENTENCE. Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohamed Badie and 88 others were handed life sentences over an attack in Port Said, Egypt, in August 2013. File photo by Gianluigi Guercia/AFP

Egypt court confirms death sentence for Brotherhood chief, 11 others

Apr 11, 2015 - 5:38 PM

The defendants are accused of plotting unrest from their headquarters in a sprawling Cairo protest camp

DEATH SENTENCE FOR BADIE. A file picture dated 13 July 2014 of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie (C) and other co-defendants looking from behind dock bars during a trial session, in Cairo, Egypt. File Photo by Khaled Elfiqi/EPA

Judicial source denies Egypt's Morsi will face new trial

Feb 17, 2015 - 11:50 PM

UPDATED Earlier a source in the prosecutors office said Morsi and 198 Islamist leaders and supporters would face a military trial on February 23 over deadly protests

MOHAMED MORSI. Ousted Egyptian President, Mohammad Morsi, stands in a cage in the courtroom where he stands charged of spying with Qatar, in Cairo, Egypt, 15 February 2015. Namir Galal/ Almasry Alyoum/ EPA

Egypt court confirms mass Islamist death sentences

Jun 21, 2014 - 7:08 PM

UPDATED Since the army ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in July 2013 hundreds of his supporters have been sentenced to death in trials roundly criticized by human rights watchdog

DEATH SENTENCE. Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohamed Badie and 13 others face death sentence over violence that killed 10 people in Cairo in summer 2013. File photo by Gianluigi Guercia/AFP

Egypt Muslim Brotherhood chief given new death sentence

Jun 20, 2014 - 12:05 AM

The court is due to meet again on August 3 to give a final ruling

ABSENT. Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohamed Badie and two deputies charged for the murder of protesters in Egypt didn't appear in court. AFP PHOTO / GIANLUIGI GUERCIA

Verdict postponed for Egypt Islamist chief over inciting violence

Jun 07, 2014 - 6:10 PM

Mohamed Badie was one of the deposed president Mohamed Morsi s supporters who were arrested in a crackdown that also left more than 1 400 dead

ON TRIAL. Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohamed Badie. File photo by Gianluigi Guercia/AFP

Islamic jihadist group vows more Egypt attacks

May 04, 2014 - 7:36 PM

A Egyptian group vows to carry out more attacks until they avenge the blood and bodies of Muslims

Egypt presidential election campaign opens after bombings

May 03, 2014 - 12:54 PM

2ND UPDATE Many voters yearn for a self proclaimed strong leader such as former army chief Abdel Fattah al Sisi to restore stability

Even the dead are sent to the gallows in Egypt

Apr 29, 2014 - 5:36 AM

Three defendants sentenced by an Egypt court to death – for demonstrating in support of ousted president Mohamed Morsi – were already dead on the day of the protest last year

Egypt Brotherhood chief among 683 sentenced to death

Apr 28, 2014 - 3:57 PM

UPDATED Among them only 73 are in custody The same court reversed 492 of 529 death sentences it passed in March commuting most of those to life in prison

Egypt verdict expected for 700

Apr 28, 2014 - 10:07 AM

Monday s hearing which will issue a verdict on another 700 people comes amid a brutal crackdown on supporters of Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood

Kerry urges Egypt to drop mass trial sentencings

Mar 27, 2014 - 10:02 AM

Kerry says he is deeply troubled by the decision and urges the interim Egyptian government to reverse the ruling and ensure due process for the accused

KERRY IN JORDAN. A handout photograph supplied by the Palestinian Authority on 26 March 2014 shows US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (R) in Amman, Jordan, 26 March 2014. Thaer Ghanaim/EPA

Egypt's Morsi back on trial, police general shot dead

Jan 28, 2014 - 9:44 PM

The trial of Moris and 130 others is being held in a makeshift courtroom under tight security

MORSI ON TRIAL. An image grab from Egyptian state television shows Mohamed Morsi in the accused cage in a makeshift courtroom inside a police academy on January 28, 2014. Image from Egyptian TV/ AFP

Brotherhood prisoners launch hunger strike in Egypt

Dec 23, 2013 - 11:50 PM

The Brotherhood says several senior figures are taking part in the strike including an adviser to Mohamed Morsi during his presidency

Egypt military sentences 52 Islamists, including 1 to life

Sep 03, 2013 - 9:15 PM

UPDATED Sentenced are 52 Muslim Brotherhood members to jail including one for life after accusing them of aggression against the army

LEADER ARRESTED. The Egyptian military arrests the supreme guide of the Muslim Brotherhood. File AFP photo/Mohamed El-Shahed

Trial of Egypt Islamists adjourned over their absence

Aug 25, 2013 - 5:16 PM

The court adjourned the trial of the Brotherhood leaders and 32 other Islamist defendants to October 29 requesting that the interior ministry bring the defendants to court

ABSENT. Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohamed Badie and two deputies charged for the murder of protesters in Egypt didn't appear in court. AFP PHOTO / GIANLUIGI GUERCIA

Obama, top aides review Egypt strategy

Aug 21, 2013 - 7:37 AM

Official: Meeting was part of a broad review of US policy towards Egypt following a tumultuous two months in the country

In this file photo, US President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference in the East Room of the White House, in Washington, USA, 09 August 2013. Photo by EPA/Drew Angerer

Egypt arrests Muslim Brotherhood chief as death toll mounts

Aug 20, 2013 - 9:00 AM

The supreme guide of the Muslim Brotherhood Mohamed Badie has been arrested in Cairo Egyptian officials said Tuesday

Egypt police end standoff with Islamists at mosque

Aug 17, 2013 - 10:05 PM

UPDATE The government says 173 had died in the past 24 hours bringing the country s death toll to more than 750 since Wednesday

Egyptian riot policemen get in the community services hall of Cairo's Al-Fath mosque where Islamist supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi held up on August 17.  Photo by AFP/MOHAMED EL-SHAHED

Defiant Egypt leader urges 'stand' against coup

Jul 25, 2013 - 9:49 PM

Tensions rise on the eve of rival rallies of Egypt s army and Islamists

RIVAL RALLIES. Egypt's army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi called for public rallies this week to give him a mandate to fight "terrorism and violence," as Morsi's supporters continue to protest against his ouster. AFP / Fayez Nureldine

Egypt orders Brotherhood chief held, Morsi in 'safe place'

Jul 11, 2013 - 8:27 AM

Senior Brotherhood leaders are wanted on suspicion of inciting Monday s violence outside the Republican Guard headquarters

Egypt arrests Brotherhood supreme leader – security

Jul 04, 2013 - 10:22 PM

The Egyptian military police arrests the supreme leader of the Muslim Brotherhood

LEADER ARRESTED. The Egyptian military arrests the supreme guide of the Muslim Brotherhood. File AFP photo/Mohamed El-Shahed