Islamists call for uprising after army kills dozens in Cairo

Jul 9, 2013

Islamists call for uprising after army kills dozens in Cairo

Fifty-one people, mostly Mohamed Morsi loyalists, were killed Monday in Egypt while rallying in favor of the ousted president, as the new rulers announced fresh elections by early 2014 amid U.S. calls for restraint. Morsi’s Muslim Brotherhood, which has led demonstrations against Wednesday’s overthrow ...

Egyptians split on choice of leader

Jul 7, 2013

Egyptians split on choice of leader

The coalition that toppled Egypt's Islamist government starts to crack as a dispute over the interim prime minister reveals sharp disagreements on how strongly religion should influence politics.