LIGNET: Brotherhood Trying on a Mask of Moderation

Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012 01:59 PM

By Newsmax Wires

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Image: LIGNET: Brotherhood Trying on a Mask of Moderation
Egypt’s president-elect, Mohammed Morsi, center, in Cairo on June 22. Morsi has said he will appoint a woman and a Christian to serve in his cabinet, indicating the lengths to which he's willing to go to calm fears of an Islamist takeover of the government. (AFP/GettyImages)
To ease concerns about the Muslim Brotherhood’s rise to power in the Arab World’s most populous country, Egypt's president-elect, Mohammed Morsi, has backtracked on many of his previous extreme positions and reached out to liberals and to Egypt’s Christians. At the same time, he’s pressing the military to give back some of the power it grabbed for itself over the last few weeks, likely hoping that his conciliatory rhetoric will help him succeed. Has the Brotherhood really changed? Or is Morsi just saying what he needs to say in order to gain power?

Click here to read the full analysis from top intelligence experts at LIGNET.com.





© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

GOP Frustrated With Iran Nuclear Talks

Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 22:08 PM

Republican lawmakers are venting their frustrations with Secretary of State John Kerry's admission that the United State . . .

Britain: 40 Terror Plots Thwarted Since 2005

Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 22:04 PM

British security services have blocked 40 terrorist attacks in the past nine years, according to Home Secretary Theresa  . . .

Obama Takes on Hecklers Over Immigration Policy

Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 20:00 PM

Taking on the hecklers who've been interrupting his speeches lately, President Barack Obama argued back Tuesday with a p . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved