Egypt probes Morsi for giving 'security papers' to Qatar

Cairo - Egypt opened an investigation into deposed president Mohamed Morsi for delivering "documents relevant to national security" to Qatar, state news agency MENA reported on Wednesday.

Morsi is already facing the death penalty in several trials and his supporters have been the target of a bloody crackdown by the authorities that has left more than 1 400 dead since he was removed in July 2013.