ISIL’s rise shows it was right to remove Morsi, Egyptian president tells UN

September 24, 2014 9:54 PM

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UNITED NATIONS // Egyptian president Abdel Fattah El Sisi told the United Nations General Assembly that the rise of ISIL extremism has made the world understand why Egyptians backed the removal of its former Islamist president, Mohammed Morsi.

“The world is starting to grasp the reality of what happened in Egypt and … the circumstances that drove Egyptians to intuitively take to the streets to rebel against the forces of extremism and darkness which once in power undermined the foundations of the democratic process and … sought to impose ...

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