Hirunews Logo
US%2C+Europe+warn+Egypt+over+violence
Tuesday, 09 July 2013 - 17:10
US, Europe warn Egypt over violence
3

Shares
470

Views

The United States and the European Union condemned violence in Egypt and called for utmost restraint after the killing of dozens of supporters of the ousted Islamist president.

Washington called for Egypt's military, which last week removed president Mohamed Morsi, to exercise "maximum restraint" after more than 50 of his loyalists were killed.

The Muslim Brotherhood, to which Morsi belongs, called for an "uprising" following the killings.

He said Washington had not yet determined whether the military's ouster of Morsi last week was a coup, as the Brotherhood claims, or part of a popular revolt against a failed government, as supporters insist.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
1,005 Views
1,447 Views
2,307 Views
1,996 Views
10,737 Views
44,899 Views
Top