UN rights chief presses Egypt on Morsi detention

20.07.2013                      13.Aw.5773                      Wa'etchanan; Schabbat Nachamu

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UN rights chief presses Egypt on Morsi detention

Navi Pillay asks interim Egyptian government why Morsi and his aides were detained and whether they will be put on trial.

The top United Nations human rights official has asked Egypt's interim government to explain why the army detained ousted President Mohamed Morsi and his close aides and whether it plans to put them on trial, a UN spokesman said on Friday….