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20 Jun
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Court sentences to death 2 Muslim Brotherhood members in Beheira

20 June 2019: Damanhour Criminal Court of Beheira Governorate has sentenced to death two members of the Muslim Brotherhood group and imprisoned three members on 10-year sentences and two members for three years on charges of forming terrorist cells, firing ...

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17 Jun
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EGYPT: FORMER PRESIDENT MORSI DIES AFTER FALLING ILL IN COURT

Egypt’s first democratically elected president Mohamed Morsi, an Islamist who was ousted after one year of divisive rule, died after falling ill during a court hearing on 17 June 2019, the attorney general said. He was 67. Morsi, also the ...

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10 Jun
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EGYPT: COURT OF CASSATION COMMUTES DEATH PENALTY, UPHOLDS JAIL TERMS IN 2013 STORMING OF KERDASA POLICE STATION

Egypt’s Court of Cassation on 10 June 2019 commuted a death sentence against a defendant convicted in the case of the storming of the Kerdasa police station in Giza in July 2013, and has upheld life imprisonment terms against three ...

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10 Jun
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Egypt’s Court of Cassation commutes death penalty, upholds jail terms in 2013 storming of Kerdasa police station

10 Jun 2019: Egypt’s Court of Cassation has commuted a death sentence against a defendant convicted in the case of the storming of the Kerdasa police station in Giza in July 2013, and has upheld life imprisonment terms against three ...

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08 Jun
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EGYPT: COURT OF CASSATION UPHOLDS DEATH SENTENCE FOR MAN OVER TERROR INVOLVEMENT

Egypt’s Court of Cassation upheld on 8 June 2019 a death sentence previously issued by a criminal court against a man over an assassination attempt of a judge and involvement in a terror cell, state-run Al-Ahram news website reported. The ...

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08 Jun
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83 EGYPTIANS COULD BE EXECUTED AT ANY TIME

The sentence of Ahmed Saddouma, who was 17 when he was arrested and accused of terror offences and the attempted murder of a federal judge, on 8 June 2019 was reduced from the death sentence to 15 years in prison. ...

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03 Jun
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Tunisia extends state of emergency by one month

3 June 2019: Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi has extended the national state of emergency by one month, starting June 5, said the president’s office in a statement. Essebsi made the decision following a consultation with Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef ...

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29 May
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Tunisian sentenced to death in Iraq for IS

29 May 2019: an Iraqi court sentenced a 24-year-old Tunisian Mohammed Berriri to death for joining IS, after a hearing lasting less than an hour. Berriri, dressed in a yellow prison uniform, admitted to joining IS, saying he thought it ...

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22 May
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EGYPT: 6 DEFENDANTS OF ‘KERDASA RISISTENCE COMMITTEES’ SENTENCED TO DEATH

22 May 2019: the Cairo Criminal Court sentenced six defendants in the case of popular resistance committees of Kerdasa to capital punishment. The court set a hearing for June 18 to deliver the ruling after the Grand Mufti. The defendants ...

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20 May
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Death penalty for two Al-shabaab militants as military top court upholds verdict

20 Maaio 2019  A military appeals court in Mogadishu upheld the death sentence against two Al-Shabaab militants, one of whom was involved in the Hotel Sahafi attack, that claimed 32 lives last November. The Military Supreme Court quashed attempts by Osman ...

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