Egypt Detains 22 Women Members Of Muslim Brotherhood

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November 01, 2013 AT 10:33 AM
On the eve of trials for deposed President Mohamed Mursi and 14 other leaders of the Muslim Broitherhood, Egypt has detained 22 women from the Islamist group. Nasser al-Abd, a senior security official in Egypt's second city Alexandria, said the charges against the women include using force to disrupt traffic during protests, membership of an outlawed group and distributing illegal leaflets.