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Egypt arrests brother of Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri for ‘backing Morsi’

By Agence France-Presse
Saturday, August 17, 2013 8:55 EDT
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Egyptian authorities have arrested Mohamed al-Zawahiri, brother of Al-Qaeda head Ayman al-Zawahiri, for supporting ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, a security source told AFP on Saturday.

The brother was arrested in his home district of Giza, adjacent to the capital, the source said.

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