Analysis: Reconciliation looks remote in Egypt

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Egyptian Defense Minister and Military Chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi attending a funeral ceremony in the district of Giza in 2013

Analysis: Reconciliation looks remote in Egypt


CAIRO, 5 March 2014 (IRIN) - The seven months since July’s overthrow of President Mohamed Morsi in Egypt have been among the most violent and divisive in recent times, analysts say, as much of society polarizes along pro-Muslim Brotherhood (MB) and pro-army lines. 

Reconciliation seems a distant prospect and more remote now, some argue, than in the immediate aftermath of the army takeover. 

“The reconciliation opportunity, which existed after Morsi’s overthrow, has disappeared,” ...


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