Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood banned from politics

The largest group that has represented political Sunni Islam in Egypt for the last 90 years is banned from politics, after being labelled a “terrorist” organization - a charge the group firmly denies.

    The largest group representing political Sunni Islam in Egypt for the past 90 years has been banned from politics, after being labelled a “terrorist” organisation - a charge the group firmly denies.

    It is not the first time that the Muslim Brotherhood has been persecuted by the state.

     

    Al Jazeera's Osama Bin Javaid reports.


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