Egypt’s ‘Islamic revolution’ protests fail to draw crowd – Politics – Egypt – Ahram Online

A statement from the Brotherhood-led National Alliance to Support Legitimacy called for a “revolutionary week”, a step that Ban said was expected and repeated over the past period to extend the protests over a week or a month “to cover for the day’s failure.”

“This is part of a series of nonstop attempts to drain and exhaust the state…it is part of their plan to raise the economic cost of the security alert,” he said.

via Egypt’s ‘Islamic revolution’ protests fail to draw crowd – Politics – Egypt – Ahram Online.

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About angelajoya

Assistant Professor, Middle East Political Economy, at the University of Oregon. Currently writing on the Egyptian revolution and the Syrian crisis.
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