Egypt's former Muslim Brotherhood supreme guide Mohammed Mahdi Akef looks on during his trial in the capital Cairo. Former Muslim Brotherhood head Akef, who helped turn Egypt's Islamist movement into a major opposition force, died on September 22, 2017 in a Cairo hospital aged 89. Photo: AFP Egypt's former Muslim Brotherhood supreme guide Mohammed Mahdi Akef looks on during his trial in the capital Cairo. Former Muslim Brotherhood head Akef, who helped turn Egypt's Islamist movement into a major opposition force, died on September 22, 2017 in a Cairo hospital aged 89. Photo: AFP
Egypt's former Muslim Brotherhood supreme guide Mohammed Mahdi Akef looks on during his trial in the capital Cairo. Former Muslim Brotherhood head Akef, who helped turn Egypt's Islamist movement into a major opposition force, died on September 22, 2017 in a Cairo hospital aged 89. Photo: AFP
Obituaries

Former leader of outlawed Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt dies at 89

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Egypt's former Muslim Brotherhood supreme guide Mohammed Mahdi Akef looks on during his trial in the capital Cairo. Former Muslim Brotherhood head Akef, who helped turn Egypt's Islamist movement into a major opposition force, died on September 22, 2017 in a Cairo hospital aged 89. Photo: AFP Egypt's former Muslim Brotherhood supreme guide Mohammed Mahdi Akef looks on during his trial in the capital Cairo. Former Muslim Brotherhood head Akef, who helped turn Egypt's Islamist movement into a major opposition force, died on September 22, 2017 in a Cairo hospital aged 89. Photo: AFP
Egypt's former Muslim Brotherhood supreme guide Mohammed Mahdi Akef looks on during his trial in the capital Cairo. Former Muslim Brotherhood head Akef, who helped turn Egypt's Islamist movement into a major opposition force, died on September 22, 2017 in a Cairo hospital aged 89. Photo: AFP
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