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Egypt frees senior cleric al-Qaradawi’s daughter from jail

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Egyptian authorities on Friday released the daughter of senior Islamic scholar Yusuf al-Qaradawi after four years of detention. Ola al-Qaradawi was released from prison pending further investigation in a decision by the public prosecutor, according to Egypt’s state-run news agency Middle East News Agency. Her case involves a number of Muslim Brotherhood leaders, as defendants face accusations of participating in plots to carry out “terrorist operations targeting security forces and disrupting the work of state institutions”, according to the agency. Ola was charged with “joining a terrorist gr…

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