Morsi appointed Afifi to the Shura Council. During the election, Afifi said that women and Coptic Christians should not be allowed to serve as president. And now he’s suggesting that the female protesters who were assaulted by Brotherhood rape gangs are prostitutes and want to be assaulted.
Cairo Institute for Human Rights Director Says Obama’s Support for Muslim Brotherhood Led to Rape, Torture and Murder
On the Muslim Brotherhood side, the Egyptian Prosecutor General is claiming that a member of the Black Bloc was caught with an Israeli plan to sabotage Egyptian oil companies. On the opposition side, the protesters have widely circulated a theory that Obama is backing Morsi only because Morsi has promised to protect Israel.