August 14, 2012

Morsi Is No Putin

David Hearst, The Guardian

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In ousting Mubarak-era military chiefs the president has, some fear, accrued too many powers. But he is no Vladimir Putin, and there is reason to be hopeful.

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TAGGED: Egypt, Mohamed Morsi


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