• Ex-Egyptian President, Morsi received  20 years jail term

    Ex-Egyptian President, Morsi received 20 years jail term

     

    Report gathered that an Egyptian court sentenced former president Mohammed Morsi to 20 years in prison on Tuesday in connection with the deaths of protesters during demonstrations against his rule in 2012. Morsi also faces charges in two other trials.

    Morsi supporters attacked opposition protesters outside the presidential palace in December 2012, sparking clashes that killed at least 10 people.

    Judge Ahmed Youssef dropped the murder charges against Morsi and said the sentence was instead linked to the “show of force” against […]