Morsi’s convening of the dissolved Parliament was mostly political theater designed to shore up Muslim Brotherhood support, says Ashraf Khalil.
Ashraf Khalil is a Cairo-based journalist and author of Liberation Square: Inside the Egyptian Revolution and the Rebirth of a Nation.
As the country looks toward a June presidential runoff, Egypt’s dreaded security agencies remain loathsome relics of Hosni Mubarak’s regime.
The top two presidential candidates met Thursday for a historic first debate. Ashraf Khalil reports.