UPDATE 3-Egypt charges ex-president Mursi with leaking state secrets to Qatar

September 6, 2014 2:13 PM

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* Move furthers crackdown on outlawed Muslim Brotherhood (Adds Muslim Brotherhood response)

CAIRO, Sept 6 (Reuters) - Egypt charged ousted president Mohamed Mursi and nine others on Saturday with endangering national security by leaking state secrets and sensitive documents to Qatar, furthering a state crackdown on his outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.

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