- March 9, 2008
Huge MB Demonstrations in Gharbiya
Huge demonstrations have been held in the streets in Gharbiya governorate since today morning (Sunday March 9th).
Thousands of Muslim Brotherhood affiliates and supporters gathered today in front of the governorate’s building in Tanta city in a protest against the government’s continuous escalation against the Muslim Brotherhood .
Demonstrators protested against preventing MB affiliates from registering in the municipal elections held on April 8th.
The protests in Gharbiya are still taking place now.
It’s noteworthy that the Egyptian authorities crackdown against MB leaders and municipal candidates aims at preventing the Muslim Brotherhood from running in the comming elections.