FILE - In this Friday, July 13, 2012 photo, Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi holds a news conference with Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki, unseen, at the Presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo, File)
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Egyptian courts have sentenced 220 mostly supporters of the ousted Islamist president to up to seven years imprisonment for instigating violence and holding protests without a permit.The three Alexandria courts issued verdicts in separate cases on Tuesday, all related to protests held by mostly Mohammad Morsi supporters that descended into violence last summer. The month was Egypt's bloodiest in decades as security forces unleashed a heavy crackdown on protest camps that hundreds dead.
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