Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood and its charm offensive

Apr 12, 2012 Full story: The Miami Herald

Last week, a Muslim Brotherhood delegation from Egypt came to Washington to convince skeptics that Islam and democracy can coexist ...

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#1 Apr 13, 2012
In short, watch what the Muslims do in Egypt, not what they say in Washington.

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#2 Apr 13, 2012
Yet back in Cairo, the Egyptian press reports that the Muslim Brotherhood’s candidate for president, Khairat el-Shater, told hardline Salafi clerics he would set up a group of religious scholars to “help parliament” achieve compliance with sharia.

If true, this idea sounds just like a proposal the Brotherhood made in 2007, when it was a banned opposition movement.

Brotherhood leaders told me last year this controversial idea wouldn’t be resurrected. Yet here it comes again. Moreover, el-Shater reportedly told the clerics that sharia was his ultimate objective.

Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/04/12/2745158...

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#3 Apr 13, 2012
Joe DeCaro wrote:
In short, watch what the Muslims do in Egypt, not what they say in Washington.
They've been talking out of both sides of their mouths from the very start.
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Toronto, Canada

#4 Apr 13, 2012
12:27 pm, Friday, April 13, 2012:
RE: Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood and its charm offensive
..... Given that their Allah is the same as our God, and also that Islam means submission to Allah, do all the wishes of the Muslim Brotherhood leadership comply with the wishes of Allah/God?

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