Cairo - An Egyptian military court on Tuesday sentenced 11 Muslim
Brotherhood members to life in prison for violence targeting the army in the
port city of Suez last month.
Forty-five other Brotherhood members were handed five-year jail terms, and
eight defendants were acquitted.
The Islamists were accused of "shooting and adopting violent
means" against the army in Suez on 14 August following a military
crackdown in the streets of Cairo against supporters of ousted president Mohammed