Morsi supporters urge fight for Islam
By Borzou Daragahi in Cairo
December 7, 2012 12:50 pm
Islamist backers of Mohamed Morsi are resorting to religious rhetoric to galvanise support for the Egyptian president as the countryís political stand-off showed little sign of resolution. Supporters and opponents of Mr Morsi held competing mass rallies in Cairo on Friday, as opposition anger deepened over the presidentís decision to strengthen his powers and rush through a new constitution.