The Debate

Can Egypt avoid a civil war?

With supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi call for an uprising, the military warns against anyone "threatening national security". After the closing of religious TV channels, the killing of dozens of Muslim Brotherhood supporters heightens fears of a descent into civil war.

  • Shahinaz ABDEL SALAM. Egyptian Activist. Member, Al Dostour Political Party;
  • Ygal SAADOUN. Journalist, France 24;
  • Hany ELDEEB. Member of the Freedom and Justice Party in London (from London);
  • Barbara SLAVIN. Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council (from Washington).

Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Diaraye Bah.

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