Morsi backers face mass trial (12)

Manila Standard Today 2014.03.22 17:50
By AFP | Mar. 22, 2014 at 09:00pm CAIRO-More than 1,200 supporters of Egypt's ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi face charges Saturday in the country's biggest trial since an August police crackdown, judicial sources said. The mass trial is part of a crackdown by Egypt's military-installed authorities targeting Morsi's Islamist supporters who remain steadfast in demanding his reinstatement.
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