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Egypt has ‘most serious dictatorship in 60 years’

Duration: 03:23

A year ago, millions of Egyptians took to the streets calling for President Morsi’s resignation. Days later, he was deposed by the military. Khaled Fahmy is a Professor of History at the American University in Cairo. He supported last year’s protests and the protests that ended President Mubarak’s rule. But now he feels betrayed.

(Photo: An Egyptian protester waves his national flag as thousands celebrate on July 1, 2013. Credit: GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Available since: Mon 30 Jun 2014

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