Move comes a day after a suicide bombing of a police headquarters in the city of Mansoura killed 16 people, in an attack claimed by an Al-Qaeda-inspired militant group.
By Gregg Carlstrom,
Egypt’s interim government has declared the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organisation, a move that gives authorities greater freedom to crack down on the group.
Hossam Eissa, a deputy prime minister, announced the decision on Wednesday night after a lengthy cabinet meeting.
“The cabinet has declared the Muslim Brotherhood and its organisation as a terrorist organisation,” he said. Continue reading Egypt Declares Brotherhood ‘Terrorist Group’