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10 Oct
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Somalia. Al-Shabaab executes five men accused of spying

10 October 2018: Somalia’s al Shabaab Islamists shot five men in a public execution, including a Somali British citizen accused of spying, a sign of the insurgents’ control of southern swathes of the country, even as authorities step up efforts ...

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09 Oct
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Egypt court sentences four jihadists to death

9 October 2018: an Egyptian military court has sentenced four jihadists to death over attacks which killed 20 police officers, a judicial source said Monday. They were found by the court to be members of the Province of Giza, a ...

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02 Oct
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Egypt Court of Cassation orders retrial of death and imprisonment sentences for ‘Returnees from Libya’ case

2 October 2018: Egypt’s Court of Cassation ruled on Tuesday to accept the appeal filed by defendants in the “Returnees from Libya” case, cancelling their death and imprisonment sentences and ordering a retrial. The Public Prosecution referred the defendants to ...

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30 Sep
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Egypt court orders retrial of Muslim Brotherhood leader

30 September 2018: an Egyptian court has ordered a retrial of the Muslim Brotherhood’s leader Mohamed Badie and other senior figures from the banned group starting on Oct. 7, judicial sources and state news agency MENA said on Sunday. The ...

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26 Sep
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Somalia court sentences three to death over IS, al-Shabab links

26 September 2018: a military court in northeastern Somalia has sentenced three men to death by firing squad, after they were found guilty of joining an armed group affiliated with Islamic State group (IS) and al-Shabab group respectively. Two of ...

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25 Sep
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Egypt sentences 4 to death in absentia and Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide and 87 others to life in prison

24 September 2018: the Minya Criminal Court upheld the death sentence against four defendants in absentia and sentenced Supreme Guide of the Muslim Brotherhood Mohamed Badei and 87 others to life in prison for storming, burning and looting the al-Adwa ...

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25 Sep
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Egypt: Kerdasa trial, 20 death sentences

24 September 2018: the Court of Cassation in Cairo has upheld the death sentences for 20 Egyptians convicted of killing 13 policemen during violent unrest after the military overthrow of President Mohamed Morsi in 2013. “The verdict is final and ...

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22 Sep
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Somalia. A military court in Beledweyne sentenced a soldier to death for killing a civilian

22 September 2018: the chairman of the first degree military court Col. Hassan Ali Shute said the soldier identified as Mahad Hussein Shidow was sentenced to death penalty after the court found him guilty of deliberately killing a civilian, Yasin ...

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13 Sep
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Egypt court sentences 3 men to death for 2013 violence

13 September 2018: an Egyptian court has sentenced three men to death and another 41 to life imprisonment for their part in a 2013 attack on a police station south of Cairo. Wednesday’s verdicts are the latest to come out ...

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08 Sep
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Egypt Court sentences 75 to death over deadly 2013 protests

8 September 2018: Cairo Criminal Court has sentenced 75 protesters to death, 47 life sentences, and heavy prison sentences ranging from 15 to five years to 612 people in a mass trial over a 2013 protest in support of the ...

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