CAIRO - Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi called on the armed
forces on Tuesday to withdraw an ultimatum for him to share power with his
political opponents and said he would not be dictated to.
Mohamed Morsi asserts his grasp on constitutional legitimacy and rejects any
attempt to deviate from it, and calls on the armed forces to withdraw their
warning and refuses to be dictated to internally or externally," a tweet on the
official Twitter feed of the Egyptian presidency said.
A military source
said the armed forces had seen Morsi's statement and would issue a response to