BREAKING: Former President Morsi dies during trial

Days Of Palestine - Egypt

Former President Mohamed Morsi died on Monday in court after the conclusion of a trial session in the espionage lawsuit.

According to Egyptian State Television, Morsi suffered a heart attack following the court hearing and his body has been transferred to a hospital in preparation for burial arrangements.

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Morsi, aged 67, died after a court session in his espionage trial ended.

The ousted Morsi asked to speak at the session, and the judge gave him permission.

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He then reportedly fainted in court and was later pronounced dead.

Morsi was elected in democratic elections in 2012 after the 2011 revolution ousted dictator Hosni Mubarak. He was overthrown in a coup by the Egyptian military, who installed current President Abdel Al-Sisi as the leader.

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