President Mohamed Morsi - updates

Rappler's latest stories on President Mohamed Morsi


Egypt's Sisi says 'can't ignore' calls to run for president

Mar 04, 2014 - 11:34 PM

Abdel Fattah al Sisi is seen by his supporters as a strong hand who can stabilize Egypt following 3 years of unrest

DEFENSE MINISTER. A file photograph showing Egyptian Minister of Defense Abdel Fattah al-Sissi in Cairo, Egypt, 20 September 2013. Photo by Khaled Elfiqi/EPA

Divided Egypt votes on new constitution

Dec 15, 2012 - 10:00 AM

Egyptians vote Saturday on a new constitution supported by the ruling Islamists but bitterly contested by a secular leaning opposition that failed to scupper the referendum with mass protests

CLASH. Egyptian protesters shout slogans in front of burning cars set on fire during a demonstration calling for a "No" vote in a referendum on a new constitution in Alexandria. AFP Photo

Parliament in legal limbo in Egypt power struggle

Jul 11, 2012 - 11:49 PM

Top court overruled a presidential decree reinstating the dissolved house intensifying a power struggle between the president and the army