TITLE

World Citizen: Egypt Set for Explosive Morsi Anniversary

AUTHOR(S)
Ghitis, Frida
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
World Politics Review;6/27/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Database
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the protests staged by Egyptians calling for the resignation of President Mohammed Morsi after serving the country for one year. Morsi was selected by Egyptians to replace former president and dictator Hosni Mubarak on June 30, 2012. However, Egyptians were disappointed with Morsi's performance due to the steady prevalence of economic crisis. Opposition group Rebel Campaign was able to gather 15 million signatures to oust Morsi whose approval rating dropped to 28 percent.
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88819982

 

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