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  אדר ב 25, 5774 , 27/03/14

Egypt Announces New Trial for 919 Islamists

Egypt is continuing its crackdown on Islamists and on Wednesday its chief prosecutor ordered two trials for a total of 919 people, reports The Associated Press (AP).

The charges against the defendants include murder and indicate a push with a series of mass tribunals of supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi.

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