EGYPTIAN COURT UPHOLDS OUSTED PRESIDENT MORSI’S 25-YEAR JAIL SENTENCE

CAIRO, Egypt, An Egyptian court, on Saturday, upheld the life sentence in prison, against the ousted president, Mohamed Morsi, over charges of spying for Qatar, State-run Nile TV reported.

Life sentence in Egypt is 25 years in prison.

The Court of Cassation, Egypt’s highest appeal court, said, the ruling against Morsi is final and unappealable.

The same court upheld death sentences, against three prominent figures of the Muslim Brotherhood, over the same charges.

The defendants were accused of sneaking classified documents, about the armed forces, that harmed the national security, to Qatar.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK