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Egyptian elections, Opinion

Opinion: Can the Islamists truly be democratic?


All of a sudden, many Arab and Western writers volunteered to testify that the political Islam movements are democratic and deserve to get an opportunity to rule. Of course, talking about giving them the right to participate is acceptable – it is a right that is given to everybody, not just the Islamists – but claiming that they are democratic, and that they did not get their chance, is fallacious.

Al Arabiya, Saudi Arabia

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