The court also sentenced 32 defendants in absentia to life imprisonment.
The General Assembly of the Cassation Court demanded the UN Commissioner on Tuesday to abide “neutrality and professionalism” after the latter criticized sentences handed by an Egyptian judge to Muslim Brotherhood members.
Egyptian Foreign Ministry strongly condemned a statement issued by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet (OHCHR) on Egypt’s judicial sentences
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during a visit to Ecuador on Thursday urged Latin American nations to help isolate the crisis-stricken Venezuela.
Eleven nations signed a slimmed-down version of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement Thursday.
When Chile's President Michelle Bachelet leaves office in March, it will mark the end of a generation of women leaders in Latin America.
Billionaire Sebastian Pinera will return to power as Chile's president next year, according to virtually complete results from a runoff election held Sunday.