Jun 17, 2015

Morsi, Muslim Brotherhood figures sentenced to death over mass jail break

An Egyptian court sentenced deposed President Mohamed Morsi to death on Tuesday over a mass jail break during the country’s 2011 uprising and issued sweeping punishments against the leadership of Egypt’s oldest Islamic group. The general guide of the Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Badie, and ...

Four die ahead of Egypt constitutional referendum results

Jan 18, 2014

Four die ahead of Egypt constitutional referendum results

Four people were killed and 15 injured Saturday as Egyptian authorities prepared to announce the results of a constitutional referendum the interim government is hailing as a ringing endorsement of the army’s ouster of Islamist President Mohamed Morsi. Initial tallies suggest this week’s two-day ...