1st LD: Egypt court sentences 528 MB members to death
CAIRO, March 24 (Xinhua) -- An Egyptian criminal court ordered
Monday to sentence 528 members of the Muslim Brotherhood to death
over assaulting police stations in the upper Egyptian province of
Minya last August, state-run Nile TV reported.
The Brotherhood suspects were charged of attacking a police
premise in Mattai district and killing its deputy head after the
dispersal of the ousted president Mohamed Morsi's main supporters
sit-in last August.
The court also acquitted other 17 defendants. Enditem