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Egyptian Official: Beating of Naked Man Was Pre-Planned
Arutz Sheva ^ | 4/2/13 | Rachel Hirshfeld

Posted on 02/04/2013 5:20:17 AM PST by Eleutheria5

A former Egyptian presidential candidate told Al Arabiya TV in an interview on Sunday that the brutal dragging and beating of a naked man near the presidential palace last week was previously planned by the interior ministry in an effort to terrorize the public.

Ahmed Shafiq, who lost the presidential race to Islamist President Mohammed Morsi last year, said the widely circulated video of 50-year-old Hamada Saber was intended to send a message of fear to those protesting in the streets against the brutal reign of the Muslim Brotherhood.

The torture is a “new style of exaggerated terrorism used against the Egyptian citizens that will lead only to violence and hatred of the regime,” Shafiq told Al-Arabiya.

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TOPICS: Extended News; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: crackdown; egypt; morsi; soccerriots
Demoncracy at work.
1 posted on 02/04/2013 5:20:23 AM PST by Eleutheria5
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To: Eleutheria5

Good thing it is ‘Arab Spring”.

If it were “Arab Winter”, the poor naked guy would freeze his felafels off.

(Was that too naughty? :-))


2 posted on 02/04/2013 5:30:12 AM PST by left that other site (Worry is the darkroom that developes negatives.)
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To: left that other site

Coming to a city near you!


3 posted on 02/04/2013 6:27:13 AM PST by DaveA37
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To: Progov

No Doubt.

They are already trying to put in a 20,000 sq. ft. mosque down the street from me.


4 posted on 02/04/2013 6:34:04 AM PST by left that other site (Worry is the darkroom that developes negatives.)
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