Saturday, March 4, 2006

Egypt jails Brotherhood leader

Egyptian authorities have arrested Rashad al-Bayoumi, a Cairo University professor and high-ranking member of the officially banned but tolerated Muslim Brotherhood. "Rashad al-Bayoumi and seven others are still being detained" after their arrest by Egyptian police on Friday, Mahmud Ezzat, a senior Brotherhood official, said on Saturday.

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