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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.