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Trial of top Egypt Islamists adjourned over their absence

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The trial of Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohamed Badie and his two deputies on charges of inciting the murder of protesters was adjourned minutes after it opened Sunday because the defendants were absent.

The Brotherhood leaders and 32 other Islamist defendants were not brought to court for security reasons, security officials said.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130825/trial-top-egypt-islamists-adjourned-over-their-absence