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Egypt: Former President Mohamed Morsi sentenced to death

CAIRO: An Egyptian court pronounced death sentenced to former president Mohamed Morsi over spying and mass prison break in 2011.

Morsi was already facing detention by the court to 20 years in prison for ordering the arrest and torture of protesters in clashes outside the presidential palace in December 2012.

The court also conducting hearing of Morsi and various other leaders of Muslim Brotherhood in April where they were declared guilty of for ordering the arrest and torture of protesters in clashes outside the presidential palace.

The court will pronounce its final decision on June 2.

However, the former president was pronounced to death over mass prison break in 2011.