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  3/26/2014, Adar Bet 24, 5774

U.S. Warns Egypt Against Executing Brotherhood Supporters

The United States warned Egypt on Tuesday that executing supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood may affect the aid that Washington provides to Cairo.

Speaking one day after an Egyptian court sentenced 529 supporters of the movement to death, Deputy State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf called the sentencing "shocking."