Brotherhood leader

Egypt upholds death sentence on Brotherhood leader, nearly 200 supporters

An Egyptian court confirmed death sentences on Saturday against the leader of the Muslim Brotherhood and 182 supporters, in a mass trial of Islamists who ruled Egypt for a year but face a fierce crackdown under the new president, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.

Jun 22, 2014, 11:31 AM IST

Egyptians must disown violence: Brotherhood leader

Egypt has been engulfed in turmoil linked to a contentious draft constitution backed by President Mohammed Mursi, who hails from the Brotherhood, and his Islamist allies.

Dec 08, 2012, 20:57 PM IST