Seven years since Morsi was ousted, Egypt has spiraled under Sisi’s draconian rule. Here’s how things have unfolded since July 3, 2013. A thread 👇
Inspired by the Tunisian revolt, the 2011 movement in Egypt started as a revolution, eventually triggering a crisis that makes experts question if the state has failed. We trace the protests, political turnovers and waves of repression since 2011:
The Egyptian revolution of 2011, which began on January 25 in line with the then simmeringArab Springin neighbouring countries, quickly spread across the country and drew millions of demonstrators on streets.Inspired by the Tunisian revolt, tens of thousands of young Egyptians rallied for 18 days of unprecedented street protests in Cairo's central Tahrir Square and elsewhere in 2011 against the monopolisation of power, as well as climbing poverty and youth unemployment.
Yet a movement that began as a revolution has since devolved into a continuing crisis, plunging Egypt in protests, political deficit, sporadic violence and waves of repression.At the time, the demands were simple enough. They consisted of socio-economic reforms and the overthrow of longtime Egyptian president – for some a dictator –
Hosni Mubarak. Mubarak, who was the resolute face of stability in the Middle East, ruled Egypt for 30 years until he was ousted during that period. Read more: TRT World »
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I’m still at the rEvolution Roundabout Day and Night ! Sisi will be having a brutal end Egypt is on it's way to become the next Zimbabwe....army illiterates control the country..corruption is its main policy... Following the coup, the military’s economic footprint has drastically expanded
Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan must learn how to share the Nile riverThe world abounds with conflicts over water. The dispute over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam must not become another PEOPLE OF THE WORLD Will you please standup and support the most peaceful people on earth the Tibetans, lead by The DalaiLama ? We must push the treacherous Chinese out of Tibet and restore Tibetans rights & freedom. Else History is going to call all of us shameless cowards. They are scrambling for water which its source is in East Africa. What about Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania start major projects along lake Victoria? On me say a uganda citizen
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