Caterina Aiena on Egypt's military legacy
The IHRC views with deep concern today's resignation of Egypt's military backed government.
Last week the ousted president of Egypt. Mohammed Morsi appeared before a military court in his first public appearance since being removed from power last July. The astonishing fall from power Egypt’s first ever civilian ruler marks the end of the Egyptian revolution – for now at least – and the reassertion of military dominance, according toFaisal Bodi
The start of the trial today in Cairo of deposed Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi lays bare western pretences to democracy and human rights and risks dragging the country deeper into a spiral of civil conflict.