Sunday, August 18, 2013

What's Really Happening in Egypt ~ Middle East expert Robert Fisk analyses

Robert Fisk, Middle East Correspondent for the Independent, analyses ongoing unrest in Egypt.




Egyptian authorities have cleared a Cairo mosque of anti-coup protesters, following a day-long siege punctuated by gunfire, tear gas volleys and mob attacks.The Fateh mosque in Ramses Square was evacuated on Saturday of protesters holed up since violence flared in the square on Friday evening. Police stormed the building on Saturday evening, moving the protesters out and beyond angry crowds who had formed outside.