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Egypt protests Islamabad’s criticism of Morsi death sentence

CAIRO: Egypt summoned Pakistan’s charge d’affaires to protest Islamabad’s criticism of the death sentence handed down to ousted President Mohamed Morsi, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday. Egypt denounces any “interference in its internal affairs which casts a shadow on relations between the two countries,” the ministry said in a statement a day after summoning Mohamed Eijaz. Morsi, Egypt’s first freely elected president and more than 100 other defendants were sentenced to death by a court on May 16 for their role in a mass prison break during the 2011Read More