July 19, 2013
More than two weeks after Egypt’s military unseated the country’s first freely elected president, Washington refused to call the power grab a military coup, sparking criticism from supporters of Mohammed Morsi who believe they were robbed of their democratic right after voting for the now-ousted leader.
“All people here are upset with America,” said Abdel Rahman, a computer engineer, at a pro-Morsi sit-in in the capital. “Where is democracy?”
Mystery surrounds the whereabouts of Morsi, who hasn’t been heard from for sixteen days following his ouster. He is thought to be in detention.
This article was posted: Friday, July 19, 2013 at 2:11 pm