Egypt sentences acting leader of Muslim Brotherhood to life in prison
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
CAIRO, April 8 (Xinhua) -- An Egyptian court on Thursday has sentenced Mahmoud Ezzat, the acting supreme guide of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group, to life in prison, which is 25 years in Egypt.
Ezzat, head of the Brotherhood's International Organization, was charged with inciting the killing of innocent, possession of weapons, and terrorizing the innocents.
The case dates back to 2013 when members of the Brotherhood killed nine people and wounded 91 others following the army-led ouster of ...