Egypt Live Blog
Russian President Putin says Egypt approaching civil war.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that the standoff in Egypt between supporters and foes of deposed president Mohamed Morsi has threatened to degenerate into a civil war.
"Syria is already in the grips of a civil war, unfortunately enough, and Egypt is moving in that direction," Russian news agencies quoted Putin as saying on Sunday while on a visit to Kazakhstan.
"We would like to see the Egyptian people avoid this fate." - AFP