Egypt prosecutor killed in devastating bomb blast

June 29, 2015 2:38 PM

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Judges and other officials have been previously targeted by militants who are opposed to President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and who are angered by the prison sentences handed down to members of the Muslim Brotherhood.

The Muslim Brotherhood was previously the largest party in the parliament - it is now banned and former president, Mohammed Morsi, has been sentenced to death for his role in a mass jailbreak.

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