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Massive Protests Continue in Egypt's Tahrir Square


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Hundreds of thousands of Egyptian demonstrators gather in Cairo's landmark Tahrir square during a protest calling for the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi on July 1, 2013.
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Hundreds of thousands of Egyptian demonstrators gather in Cairo's landmark Tahrir square during a protest calling for the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi on July 1, 2013.

The Egyptian army has given the nation's first democratically elected president, Mohamed Morsi, an ultimatum: resolve differences with the opposition, or the military will step in and impose its own road map for the country. This comes after millions of Egyptians have taken to the streets demanding President Morsi step down. We discuss recent events in Egypt.

Host: Michael Krasny

Guests:

  • Shibley Telhami, Anwar Sadat Professor for Peace and Development at the University of Maryland, senior fellow at the Saban Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution; and author of "The World Through Arab Eyes: Arab Public Opinion and the Reshaping of the Middle East"
  • Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson, foreign correspondent for NPR, on assignment in Cairo, Egypt

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