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The Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood's third-highest ranking member and a main financier of the banned movement, Khayrat al-Shater (second from left), and other defendants flash the four-finger salute during their trial in Cairo, Egypt, on Saturday. Ousted President Mohammed Morsi, who was among them, received the death penalty. Khaled Elfiqi/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Egypt's former President Mohammed Morsi gestures from the defendants' cage during his trial in Cairo on Tuesday. An Egyptian court sentenced the ousted leader to 20 years in prison for abuses of protesters. Mohamed El-Shahed/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A woman casts her ballot Tuesday at a polling station in Nasr City, Cairo. Amru Salahuddien /Xinhua/Landov hide caption

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On 'Morning Edition': NPR's Leila Fadel talks with Renee Montagne about the voting in Egypt

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Supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi rallied outside the police academy in Cairo where his trial was opened, and quickly adjourned, on Monday. Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak sits in the dock during a court hearing in Cairo on June 8. Amr Abdallah Dalsh /Reuters/Landov hide caption

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In Cairo, soldiers have put barbed wire around the constitutional court, one of many government institutions under guard. Amina Ismail /MCT/Landov hide caption

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From 'Morning Edition': Cairo Bureau Chief Leila Fadel reports

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