By John Galt
November 21, 2011 – 17:45 ET
So is President Obama happy yet with the body count or shall he come out with another proclamation of just how wonderful the “Arab Spring” movement is in Egyptian cities? Per Reuters (click to read story here), the body count is at 33 with over 1,250 wounded thus far. The Muslim Brotherhood has vowed to “not” participate in any further demonstrations in an attempt to calm the waters before the election period. What is worse though, is that minor, possibly splinter groups loosely associated with the Brotherhood have made no such commitment and in fact are accelerating their attacks on the transitional government and attempts to influence the population that the only solution is a return to Sharia law and Islamist ideals.
The latest update from Al-Jazeera English with the graphic details:
A more detailed AJE report: