Posts Tagged ‘democracy’

Muslims ‘must embrace democracy’ says David Cameron

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Muslims must embrace democracy and respect the rights of Christians around the world, David Cameron will say.    

The return of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt

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Nearly three months after the fall of Mubarak, Egypt remains in a state of crisis. A newly emerged, de facto political alliance between the governing Army Council and the Muslim Brotherhood is posing a dire threat to the youthful forces of secular, democratic pluralism, in which so many Western hopes had been invested.

Pro-democracy activists allege torture by Egyptian soldiers

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­A patchwork of blood-red welts and purple bruises cover Ramy Essam’s back, from his neck down to his thighs. His scars are evidence, he said, that violent groups linked to ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak’s regime are trying to subvert the revolution.

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