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Egypt: 15 of Brotherhood deputy chief’s bodyguards arrested


Brotherhood governor of Ismailiya resigns

01 July, 20:27


(ANSAmed) – CAIRO, JULY 1 – Egyptian security forces on Monday arrested 15 of powerful Muslim Brotherhood deputy chief Khairat el Shater’s bodyguards, security sources said.


Gunfire was heard near el Shater’s home, the sources added.


Also on Monday, Muslim Brotherhood-linked Ismailiya Governor Hassan el Hawi resigned, MENA news agency reported. He had been nominated just weeks ago by Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi along with 16 other governors.(ANSAmed).

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