CAIRO, June 4 (Xinhua) -- Egypt's ousted President Mohamed Morsi is being held by authorities, which has also ordered the arrests of 300 leaders and members of his Muslim Brotherhood, media reports said.
Egypt arrests 2 Brotherhood leaders, prepares more arrest warrants
CAIRO, July 3 (Xinhua) -- Egypt's security forces arrested two leaders of a political party of the Muslim Brotherhood late Wednesday and are preparing more arrest warrants for other members of the group, local media reported.
Mohamed Saad al-Katatni, leader of the Muslim Brotherhood's Freedom and Justice Party, and Rashad al-Bayoumi, deputy general guide of the group, were arrested, state-run news agency MENA said. Full story
Morsi says army's roadmap "complete military coup"
CAIRO, July 3 (Xinhua) -- Egypt's ousted President Mohamed Morsi said Wednesday that the newly-announced military roadmap for running the country during a transitional period is "a complete military coup," calling on all people to stick to the law and the constitution.
"The army roadmap is rejected altogether by all free citizens," Morsi wrote on his official Facebook page, referring to himself as the president and the supreme leader of the armed forces despite the announced ouster by the military. Full story
Egypt's ousted president had not make mistake: Morsi's brother
CAIRO, July 4 (Xinhua) -- Egypt's ousted President Mohamed Morsi had not make a mistake, his brother Saeed Mohamed Morsi told Xinhua on Thursday in an exclusive interview.
"He remained only one year in office, challenged by corrupted people and residues of the former regime who made every effort to block his way," he told Xinhua by phone from the northeast city of Zagazig. Full story