Egypt sentences 683 to death in latest mass trial of dissidents
MINYA, Egypt — An Egyptian court in the southern city of Minya sentenced 683 people to death Monday in the most recent of a series of mass trials that have alarmed the international community. The ruling came one month after 529 people were sentenced ...
Egypt's Courts Mock Justice With More Mass Death Sentences
Egypt court sentences hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood supporters to death
Egypt Sentences Top Islamist and Over 680 Others to Death
Egyptian court sentences top Muslim Brotherhood leader to death
MINYA, Egypt (Reuters) - An Egyptian court sentenced the leader of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood and 682 supporters to death on Monday, intensifying a crackdown on the movement that could trigger protests and political violence ahead of an election ...
Egypt court sentences 683 people to death
An Egyptian court has sentenced 683 people, including Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie to death. In a separate case, the same court also upheld the death penalty for 37 defendants, reversing 492 death sentences out of 529 it passed in March, ...
Egypt sentences 683 to death in another mass trial
MINYA, Egypt — An Egyptian judge sentenced to death the Muslim Brotherhood's spiritual leader and 682 other people Monday in the latest in a series of high-stakes mass trials that have been unprecedented in scope, drawing sharp condemnation from ...
Archeologists Discover About 50 Mummies In Egypt's Valley Of The Kings
CAIRO, April 28 (Reuters) - Remains of about 50 mummies, including newborn babies, thought to belong to the 18th Pharaonic dynasty were found in a huge tomb in Egypt's Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Antiquities Minister Mohamed Ibrahim said on Monday.
Dozens of Mummies Unearthed at Egypt's Valley of the Kings
Almost 60 royal mummies discovered in Egypt's Valley of the Kings
Princesses, Babies Among Mummies Found in Egypt
Egyptian judge sentences 720 men to death
In the first case, 683 men – including Brotherhood leader, Mohamed Badie – were sentenced to death on charges of killing a policeman in a southern Egyptian town last August. Minutes later, in a second and separate case, the same judge – Saeed Youssef ...
Egypt: Brotherhood's Badie among mass death sentences
A judge at a mass trial in Egypt has recommended the death penalty for 683 people - including Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Badie. The defendants faced charges over an attack on a police station in Minya in 2013 in which a policeman was killed.
Egypt outlaws anti-Mubarak April 6 movement
An Egyptian court has banned the activities of the April 6 youth movement, which played a key role in mobilising support for the revolution against Hosni Mubarak's rule. The verdict, which included the freezing of the movement's activities and ...
Illegal housing boom is big challenge for Egypt's leader
Egypt judge sentences 683 to death in another mass trial
6 April Youth Movement banned
Egyptian judge to rule on death penalty for 1200 men
More than 1,200 men face the death sentence in Egypt, as a judge deliberates on whether to uphold the sentences he gave 529 defendants in March. The leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Badie, whose colleague Mohamed Morsi was removed ...
Egypt: 683 Given Death Sentence In Mass Trial
Speaking outside the court in the southern city of Minya, defence lawyer Ahmed Hefni said Monday's death sentences must first be approved by Egypt's mufti, the highest religious authority. Torn posters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi are ...