Thousands of Morsi supporters have increased calls for their ousted president to be reinstated. This comes as prosecutors announced a criminal investigation into the Islamist leader, who has been secretly held by the military for nearly two weeks.
Egyptian authorities have arrested dozens of suspected Islamists ahead of the opposition's call for nationwide rallies. Meanwhile, gunmen shot dead a senior army officer and wounded two soldiers in the capital Cairo.
Egyptian police have arrested one of the last Muslim Brotherhood leaders not already in detention or in exile. Thousands of the group's members have been rounded up in a mass crackdown.
More than 400 Egyptians will face military trials in connection to violence that followed the ouster of former President Mohammed Morsi. In recent tribunals, hundreds of Egyptians have been sentenced to death.
An Egyptian court has acquitted former President Hosni Mubarak of charges connected with the deaths of protesters during a 2011 uprising. His then-interior minister was also cleared of similar charges.
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