September 22, 1998 |
An Egyptian and a Tanzanian escorted into a courtroom under heavy guard were charged with murder in connection with the Aug. 7 U.S. Embassy bombing in the Tanzanian capital, Dar es Salaam. If convicted, they will be hanged. Egyptian Mustafa Mahmoud Said Ahmed and Tanzanian Rashid Saleh Hemed were each charged with 11 counts of murder. No bail was allowed. A trial date will be set Oct. 5.