Pro-Morsy group calls for million-man march
Morsy supporters rally this week in Cairo.
August 1st, 2013
02:27 PM ET

Pro-Morsy group calls for million-man march

A group supporting deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy have called for a million-man march from 33 different mosques Friday following noon prayers under the banner of "Egypt against the coup," according to a statement released Thursday by the Anti-Coup Prodemocracy Alliance.

They also called on "all free people in all countries of the world to demonstrate peacefully" in support of their marches, according to the statement.

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  1. saywhat

    "Military junta vows to crush pro-Morsy protests"
    "House refuses to stop aid to Egypt".
    Sure fire recipe for more blood shed and unrest in the region.

    August 1, 2013 at 2:30 pm | Report abuse |
    • banasy©

      Only 13 votes against in the House, including Rand Paul, who sponsored it, and of course McConnell, who voted very quietly, not wanting to upset the TP.

      August 1, 2013 at 4:06 pm | Report abuse |
    • banasy©

      Sorry, s/b voted for it.
      Enzi from WY voted for it, also, which is surprising, given Liz Cheney's hopes to unseat Enzi. One would think he'd want to keep up the status quo.

      August 1, 2013 at 4:10 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Scottish Mama

    Notice it is a million man march, women not allowed I guess.vote like I say honey?

    August 1, 2013 at 2:41 pm | Report abuse |
    • Rascal Rabble

      million man march of whiners that they couldnt convert egypt's political system....they should be pelted with pigskins and shoe soles...

      August 1, 2013 at 3:05 pm | Report abuse |
    • Scottish Mama

      Hello Rascal-charming as usual.

      August 1, 2013 at 4:26 pm | Report abuse |
    • Rascal Rabble

      hey–hey!

      August 2, 2013 at 12:09 am | Report abuse |
  3. saywhat

    @Scottish Mama
    These marches everywhere are called 'Man' marches somehow. You are the first one to point this out.

    August 1, 2013 at 3:31 pm | Report abuse |
  4. saywhat

    "Pigskins and shoe soles" is what the Junta doesn't believe in, their daily diet , bread and butter is bullets and thats what is gonna fly.

    August 1, 2013 at 3:33 pm | Report abuse |
  5. chrissy

    @ saywhat, arent they breaking the law by funding the Egyptian military after a coup???

    August 1, 2013 at 4:08 pm | Report abuse |
  6. chrissy

    Wow @ Rascal, that was a very christian like post!

    August 1, 2013 at 4:10 pm | Report abuse |
  7. chrissy

    Dang you are one wishy washy kinda guy @ rupert.

    August 1, 2013 at 8:41 pm | Report abuse |
    • Scottish Mama

      After supper he had an exorcism.

      August 1, 2013 at 8:51 pm | Report abuse |
  8. chrissy

    Lol @ Rascal, as if you've never judged either huh? We all do it and yup we shouldnt.

    August 2, 2013 at 1:58 am | Report abuse |
    • Rascal Rabble

      buttah that's not what he meant...secular media love putting a spin on things

      August 2, 2013 at 11:26 pm | Report abuse |