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US 'Shocked' by Egypt Death Sentences

The United States said it is "shocked" and "deeply concerned" by the death sentences handed down to 529 members of Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.U.S. State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said Monday it seems impossible that hundreds of defendants could be tried in accordance with international standards in only two days.An Egyptian court sentenced the members of the Islamist group to death on charges that include the murder of a police officer, attacking a...

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