Morsi was elected president in 2012 in the country's first free elections following the ouster the year before of longtime leader Hosni Mubarak.
The 2013 sit-in supported former President Mohammed Morsi who was militarily ousted following mass protests.
ISIS has already claimed responsibility for the attacks that left at least 43 people dead and over 100 injured.
President Donald Trump is holding talks with Egyptian President Sisi, hoping to ‘reboot’ relations between the U.S. and Egypt. The White House says Trump will address the accusations of widespread human rights abuses committed under Sisi since he came to power in a military coup in 2013.
Customs and Border Patrol is refusing to comply with not one, but two federal judicial orders.
I can’t help but wonder why American protests are seen as democracy while the Egyptian protests were depicted as otherwise.
The Middle East has turned hostile to Christians and other religious minorities. The Iraqi Christian community has been devastated. Syria's civil war loosed the murderous Islamic State on Christians and others. Libya's disintegration opened the nation to IS fighters bent on killing anyone of the wrong faith.
Do you think of yourself as a bridge across cultures What do you hope audiences will take away from Clash? With your previous
The problem with "digital democracy" can be synthesized down to the willingness by those in power within the Bush and Obama administrations (and later, Google) to embrace the incomplete musings of a naïve young man -- Jared Cohen -- about issues he was ill-positioned to proffer.
Clinging listlessly to the top of the pole in the middle of Tahrir Square the Egyptian flag projects absolute power, a signal of the old order restored after the mass anti-government uprising of 2011.