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Egypt PM proposes Muslim Brotherhood ban

Egypt PM proposes Muslim Brotherhood ban
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Egyptian Prime Minister Hazem el-Beblawi is considering dissolving of the Muslim Brotherhood, the country’s biggest political organisation.

According to a government spokesman, Beblawi submitted a proposal to Egypt’s Minister of Social Affairs.

The department responsible for non-governmental organisations is said to be studying the proposal.

Under the plan, the Muslim Brotherhood would be legally disbanded. Several prominent members have already been arrested.