26 November 2012, 20:52

Egypt: testing the limits

Egypt: testing the limits
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Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is facing another challenge as angry crowds have been protesting against his attempts to concentrate power. What is it that’s happened over the weekend? Why would President Mursi venture to take the unpopular steps and is Egypt really facing a prospect of a new revolution?

Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is facing another challenge as angry crowds have been protesting against his attempts to concentrate power.

What is it that’s happened over the weekend? Why would President Mursi venture to take the unpopular steps and is Egypt really facing a prospect of a new revolution?

We’re discussing these and other issues with our guest speakers Professor Yoram Meital, Chairman of the Haim Herzog Center for ME Studies and Diplomacy and the Ben Gurion University, Mustafa Kamel Elsaied, political science professor at the Cairo University, Christian Wolff, expert on Egypt at the Nuremberg University in Germany.

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