L'Egypte condamne quatre membres des Frères Musulmans à mort
The Egyptian government has been cracking down
on opposition since Morsi was ousted. (AFP)
An Egyptian court has handed down death sentences to four members of the Muslim Brotherhood movement while condemning 14 other to life in prison.
The men sentenced to death are Mohamed Abdel-Azeem el-Beshlawy, Mostafa Abdel-Azim Fahmy, Atef Abdel-Azim Mohamed and Abdel-Rahim Mohamed Abdel-Rahim.
Brotherhood Supreme Guide Mohammed Badie and his deputy Khairat al-Shater along with former lawmaker Mohammed el-Beltagy, party head, Saad el-Katatni, and his deputy, Essam el-Erian, were among those who received life in prison.