CAIRO - Egypt's Pope Tawadros tweeted his blessing on Tuesday
for a youth-led revolt against Islamist President Mohamed Morsi and for army
moves to end a political crisis that the ruling Muslim Brotherhood have
denounced as a coup.
Reflecting deep anxiety among Egypt's millions of
Christians since last year's election victories Morsi and the Brotherhood, the
head of the Coptic Church said on Twitter: "A salute, in tribute and
glorification, to the trio that makes Egypt great: the people ... the army ...
and youth."Long live my country, free and strong.
are the Egyptian people, as they reclaim the revolution that was stolen from
them, in a civilized and highly elegant manner with the idea of "tamarud
(revolt). I pray for all the people of Egypt."
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