A leading figure in Egypt's embattled Christian community has defended the place of Islamic Sharia in Egypt's under-construction Constitution.
Salafi Dawa Vice-Chief Yasser Borhamy called on Egyptians to support the current leadership to confront the "West’s war against Egypt and Islam."
Pro-Morsy alliance says constitutional amendments are allowing the Mubarak regime to re-emerge in politics and return its style of executive-heavy government.
Newly released amendments to Egypt's suspended 2012 constitution adjust several articles of this Islamist-penned document.
Al Azhar Sheikh Ali Gomaa aruges that unity and civil order are preferable to chaos.
Sheikh Al Risouni, specialist of Islamic Law, opposed the argument of the Sheikh of Al Azhar in favor of the coup.
Tamarod said it plans to reject several articles amended by a committee formed in the wake of the overthrow of former Egyptian president, Mohamed Morsy.
Presidential media adviser is expected to discuss ways to end the current political crisis with the party, a key political player.
Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan criticises Al-Azhar's Grand Imam for supporting what he describes as a 'coup' in Egypt.
Al-Azhar urges Muslim Brotherhood to enter into 'peaceful solution' talks with government after protests were dispersed and sparked days of street battles.