Egyptian court sentences former President Mohammed Morsi to 20-years imprisonment

An Egyptian court confirmed a 20-year prison sentence against former president Mohamed Morsi on Saturday. The sentence was for a conviction arising from the killings of protesters during demonstrations in 2012. It is the first of Morsi’s four convictions to reach the end of the judicial process, and he cannot appeal further against it. Twenty-year… Read More Egyptian court sentences former President Mohammed Morsi to 20-years imprisonment

Jordan police seals off Muslim Brotherhood headquarters in Amman

Jordanian security services have closed the Amman headquarters of the Muslim Brotherhood, the country’s main opposition force, a security source and lawyer for the movement said. “Jordanian security searched the headquarters of the Muslim Brotherhood and evacuated it before sealing off the entrance with red wax,” lawyer Abdelkader al-Khatib told AFP news agency on Wednesday.… Read More Jordan police seals off Muslim Brotherhood headquarters in Amman