Skip to comments.Bloodshed and blood oaths stain Egypt’s protests as military deadline approaches
Posted on 07/03/2013 6:05:51 AM PDT by Olog-hai
Bloodshed intermingled with blood oaths early Wednesday in Egypt, as time appeared to be running out for Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy.
Demonstrations elsewhere in Egypt were mostly peaceful, and protest leaders have called for nonviolence.
But as a deadline approached on an ultimatum the military gave Morsy this week, the leaders spoke of potential bloodshed.
We swear by God that we are ready to sacrifice our blood for Egypt and its people against any terrorist, extremist or ignorant, they said in a statement, which was titled The Final Hours.
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