Looming protests aimed at removing Egypt's president raise question of legitimacy

  • by: HAMZA HENDAWI , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 26, 2013 - 7:49 PM

CAIRO — In abstract terms, Sunday's planned protests aimed at forcing out Islamist President Mohammed Morsi would seem to violate a basic principle of democracy: If a fair vote is conducted, even if the majority is slim or the turnout modest, all must respect the results. Otherwise it's political chaos.

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