Supporters, opponents of Morsi hold rallies in Egypt – Xinhua
CAIRO, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) — Supporters and opponents of Egypt’s President Mohamed Morsi held rallies Tuesday across the country, reflecting a bitter division among the nation.
Thousands of Morsi’s supporters, mainly members of Muslim Brotherhood and Salafist Islamists, rallied outside Rabia al- Adawiya Mosque at Nasr City in Cairo, raising signs and chanting slogans in support of a recent constitutional declaration issued by Morsi and the upcoming constitutional referendum slated for Dec. 15. They dubbed their protests as “Yes for legitimacy.”
Safaa al-Sayed, a 31-year-old female pro-Morsi…
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