Egyptian security forces stand guard at the site of a bomb attack that targeted the convoy of Egyptian state prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, who died hours after the powerful explosion hit his convoy, in the capital Cairo on June 29, 2015. Photo: AFP Photo Egyptian security forces stand guard at the site of a bomb attack that targeted the convoy of Egyptian state prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, who died hours after the powerful explosion hit his convoy, in the capital Cairo on June 29, 2015. Photo: AFP Photo
Egyptian security forces stand guard at the site of a bomb attack that targeted the convoy of Egyptian state prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, who died hours after the powerful explosion hit his convoy, in the capital Cairo on June 29, 2015. Photo: AFP Photo
Egypt

9 suspected Muslim Brotherhood members executed over 2015 assassination of top prosecutor Hisham Barakat

  • Barakat was killed in a car bombing in the capital Cairo on June 29, 2015
  • Amnesty International on Tuesday called on Egypt to halt the executions

Topic |   Egypt
Egyptian security forces stand guard at the site of a bomb attack that targeted the convoy of Egyptian state prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, who died hours after the powerful explosion hit his convoy, in the capital Cairo on June 29, 2015. Photo: AFP Photo Egyptian security forces stand guard at the site of a bomb attack that targeted the convoy of Egyptian state prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, who died hours after the powerful explosion hit his convoy, in the capital Cairo on June 29, 2015. Photo: AFP Photo
Egyptian security forces stand guard at the site of a bomb attack that targeted the convoy of Egyptian state prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, who died hours after the powerful explosion hit his convoy, in the capital Cairo on June 29, 2015. Photo: AFP Photo
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