Middle East
3:13 pm
Sat August 17, 2013

Egypt Continues To Slip Further Into Chaos, Violence

Originally published on Sat August 17, 2013 3:47 pm

Security forces cleared a central Cairo Mosque Saturday, where hundreds of supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi had gathered overnight. Hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood supporters have been arrested, charged with murder and terrorism. Guest host Don Gonyea speaks with NPR's Peter Kenyon about the ongoing crisis.