Bad weather holds up Morsi trip to court

2014-01-08 12:01
Mohammed Morsi (AFP

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Cairo - Former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi’s arrival at a Cairo court where he was due to stand trial on Wednesday was delayed by poor weather, state TV reported.

Morsi was due to be flown to the Cairo police academy where the court was due to convene. Morsi is currently in a jail near the Mediterranean city of Alexandria.

State media had earlier reported that Morsi, who was deposed by the army on 3 July, had arrived at the court for the second session of his trial on charges that he incited the killing of protesters during his time as president.

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