Egypt to say mediation has failed to end crisis

Tuesday 06 August 2013 21.59
The presidency is set to declare that Muslim Brotherhood protests against the army's overthrow of president Mohammed Mursi were non-peaceful
The presidency is set to declare that Muslim Brotherhood protests against the army's overthrow of president Mohammed Mursi were non-peaceful

Egypt's presidency is expected to announce that foreign mediation efforts to end the political crisis have failed, a state-run newspaper has said.

Al-Ahram newspaper, citing official sources, also reported that the presidency would declare that Muslim Brotherhood protests against the army's overthrow of president Mohammed Mursi were non-peaceful.