Pressure piles on Mursi as thousands of Egyptians protest



Opponents of President Mohammed Mursi rallied in Cairo's Tahrir Square for a fifth day on Tuesday stepping up calls to scrap a decree they say threatens Egypt with a new era of autocracy. The protest called by leftist, liberal and socialist groups marks an escalation of the worst crisis since the Muslim Brotherhood politician was elected in June and exposes the deep divide between newly empowered Islamists and their opponents. Clashes were taking place near the U.S. Embassy and the Egyptian capital's Tahrir square on Tuesday, birthplace of the uprising that toppled President Hosni Mubarak's regime nearly two years ago. Police fired tear gas and organizers urged demonstrators not to clash with Interior Ministry security forces. Gaber Salah, an activist, was killed and hundreds more injured in violence set off by a move that has also triggered a rebellion by judges and battered confidence in an economy struggling to recover from two years of turmoil. Activists have been camped out in Tahrir Square since Friday, blocking traffic and clashing intermittently with riot police in nearby streets. The decree issued by Mursi on Thursday expanded his powers and protected his decisions from judicial review until the election of a new parliament expected in the first half of 2013.

أخبار متشابهه

الإعلان عن نظام إلكتروني جديد للتأشيرات
الثلاثاء, أغسطس 15th, 2017
فيلم إمارات الخوف | فيلم وثائقى انتاج الجزيرة
الأربعاء, أغسطس 9th, 2017
لن تصدق كيف تسبب نيمار في كسر حصار السعودية والإمارات المفروض على قطر
الأربعاء, أغسطس 9th, 2017
رؤية جديدة لحل الأزمة الخليجية
الأربعاء, أغسطس 9th, 2017

البحرين والإمارات تفتحان ممرات جوية للطائرات القطرية الأربعاء, أغسطس 9th, 2017

تراجع دول الحصار عن إجراءاتها ضد قطر الأربعاء, أغسطس 9th, 2017

عاجل.. إعفاء مواطني 80 دولة من رسوم تأشيرة الدخول إلى قطر الأربعاء, أغسطس 9th, 2017

فيلم حكاية قطر بعيون أهلها الإثنين, أغسطس 7th, 2017

قطر وتركيا تختتمان مناورات “الاستجابة السريعة” البحرية المشتركة الإثنين, أغسطس 7th, 2017

حرائق في منتجع “الجميرة ” وبرج “النمر” بدبي الإثنين, أغسطس 7th, 2017




اخبار قطر
Designed and developed by akhbarqatar