It’s the trial of the century in Egypt as the country, already in political turmoil, must now go through a circus event as they attempt to implicate their former leader for a slew of offenses. Mohammed Morsi trial means beefed up security and misdirection to keep the angry mobs at bay.
His people in the Muslim Brotherhood called for protests at the original venue, but it was changed before trouble could start.
The former President and 14 others face charges of killing protestors prior to his official ousting earlier this year.
According to the BBC:
According to state TV, he arrived at the courtroom, inside the Police Academy in Cairo. Other key Brotherhood figures, Essam el-Erian, Mohammed al-Beltagi and Ahmed Abdel Aati are also there.
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