Egypt’s Army Tries at Breaking the Brotherhood
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  • USNK2

    Is not Egypt’s ‘crackdown’ of the MB part of the larger Sunni intra-faith battle between the Muslim Brotherhood (the 1920’s political Islam movement that allied with German fascism, and spawned Al-Qaeda and Hamas), and Al-Azhar for religious ‘authority’ in Sunni Islam?
    from wiki:
    “…Al-Azhar has a membership that represents the theological schools of Al-Ashari and Al-Maturidi, the four schools of Sunni Islamic jurisprudence (Hanafi, Malaki, Shafi, and Hanbali), and the seven main Sufi orders. …”

  • Pete

    Oh, and it’s not a military coup, right?

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