Detention of Egypt's Mursi extended for 30 days

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Posted: Aug 15, 2013 7:38 AM
Detention of Egypt's Mursi extended for 30 days

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian judicial authorities have extended deposed President Mohamed Mursi's detention period for 30 days, the state news agency said on Thursday.

Mursi, who was overthrown by the army on July 3, is being held at an undisclosed location on allegations of murder and spying.

(Reporting by Yasmine Saleh)