[JURIST] An Egyptian court on Wednesday sentenced 12 men to death for the murder of former Deputy Director of Giza Security Nabil Farrag. The defendants were charged with the formation of an illegal militant group, the murder of the police chief and attacking police and armed forces, Christians and local churches. The convicted men were all alleged supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood [BBC backgrounder] and ousted president Mohamed Morsi [BBC profile]. Farrag was killed in September as police and armed...

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