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Egypt jails teenager for 'defaming military'

Government claims 15-year-old boy carried materials calling the overthrow of President Morsi a "coup".

Last updated: 16 Dec 2013 03:48
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Protests have continued in Egypt ever since President Mohamed Morsi was ousted in July, with dozens arrested in connection with the demonstrations.

Now, one teenager has been jailed - because of a plastic ruler.

Al Jazeera's Nadim Baba reports from Kafr el-Sheikh in Egypt.

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