Egyptian court imprisons Morsi supporters

Court sentences 139 sympathisers of deposed president to two years each in prison over street protests staged in July.

    An Egyptian court has sentenced 139 supporters of deposed President Mohammed Morsi to two years in prison. The activists were arrested in July for holding street protests in Cairo, demanding Morsi's reinstatement.

    Al Jazeera's Azhar Sukri explains.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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