The public prosecutor in Egypt has finally ordered the arrest of several leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood, among them are Mohamed Badie and further eight senior members of the Egyptian branch of this Islamist movement. The Egyptian public prosecutor issued the arrest warrant for Mohamed Badie and the other eight senior members at the top of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood [Continue reading…]
On my way to Central Asia, I made a stop in Istanbul. And I visited the Gezi Park to inform me about the protest movement. As is known, the protests in Turkey are continued by citizens against the current government of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
The Turkish police has injured several peaceful protesters in Istanbul yesterday by using water cannons and tear gas to drive away the demonstrators from the Taksim Square and the Gezi Park in the famous Turkish city. Some hours before, the Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan (JDP/AKP) has demanded the square and park to be “evacuated”.