Sun Sep 1, 2013, 02:18 PM
Hissyspit (45,769 posts)
Breaking: Egypt's Mursi to Stand Trial Over Violence
Source: Reuters / AFP
@BreakingNews: Deposed Egyptian President Morsi to stand trial on charges of inciting murder of protesters - @Reuters, @AFP
Egypt's Mursi to stand trial over violence
Sun Sep 1, 2013 3:23pm EDT
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's public prosecutor referred deposed President Mohamed Mursi to trial on Sunday on charges of committing and inciting violence, the state news agency reported.
The prosecutor, Hesham Barakat, referred Mursi and 14 other Muslim Brotherhood members to a Cairo criminal court on charges "of committing acts of violence, and inciting the killing and thuggery", the state news agency reported.
Read more: http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSBRE9800EI20130901
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Mon Sep 2, 2013, 11:00 AM
daleo (21,317 posts)
5. Funny how the Egyptian army can attack their own people
And overthrow an elected government, but we give that a pass.
Even with the best of intentions, intervening in other countries' civil wars and internal strife leads to contradiction and inconsistency. There is a tendency to cherry pick the situations that serve your own ends, even when you try to be even handed.