Mohamed Morsi Breaking News: Egyptian Brotherhood Leaders to Face Trial for Inciting Murder

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A Cairo court announced that the leader of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood and his deputy will face trial in three weeks' time for crimes including incitement to murder during protests in the days before the overthrow of President Mohammed Morsi More than a month after the military overthrew Mohammed Morsi, tens of thousands of the Islamist leader's supporters remain camped out in two main Cairo crossroads demanding his reinstatement. Egypt's highest security body warned that the clock is ticking for a peaceful end to the sit-ins, suggesting that authorities will break up the vigils unless mediation efforts produce results soon. Egypt's Interior Ministry warned supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi for a second time to abandon their protest camps as a senior U.S. diplomat met with officials on both sides of the country's political divide.

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