556 Egyptian academics rebuff military coup

More than 500 academics in Egypt announced to have rejected the military coup in Egypt.

556 Egyptian academics rebuff military coup

World Bulletin / Haber Merkez

Some 556 academics from different universities in Egypt announced that they rejected the military coup which took place on July 3 and deposed Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi.

The academics after collecting signatures for a petition expressed objection to the coup.

Meanwhile, Egypt's interim government cancelled Morsi and former government officials' diplomatic passports, said sources from the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 18 Temmuz 2013, 11:13