Egypt arrests the leader of the Muslim Brotherhood

The Egyptian authorities have assured this Friday morning that they have arrested the leader of the influential Islamist movement of the Muslim Brotherhood, Mahmud Ezzat, during a raid carried out on an apartment in eastern Cairo. The capture of Ezzat, who had been missing for seven years, represents a further blow to the brotherhood, considered a terrorist organization in Egypt, and represents the most significant arrest of a high-ranking member of the organization in recent years.

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