Headline Details

Egypt carries out first execution of Mursi supporter

Published on: Sat, 07 Mar 2015 10:02:21 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
Description:
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt executed an Islamist on Saturday for a murder committed during riots in mid-2013, the first death sentence carried out against a supporter of the banned Muslim Brotherhood under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.

Click here for FULL Story on Reuters

Also happening now

HeadlineNews Agency
New Colombia president may seek to revise rebel peace deal Reuters
Japan earthquake has preliminary magnitude of 5.9 Reuters
British PM May's Brexit plans set for defeat, teeing up Wednesday showdown Reuters
In coalition showdown, Merkel allies to decide on migrant plan Reuters
Fraying Australia and China relations face testing times in Canberra Reuters