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African Union Suspends Egypt

African Union Suspends Egypt
Posted July 5th, 2013 @ 1:02pm by KFBK News

The African Union is suspending Egypt from the organization's activities following the overthrow of Egyptian President Mohammed Mursi. 

Egypt's army removed Mursi from power earlier this week. Suspending a member nation is the action usually taken by the African Union when a country's constitutional rule is interrupted.

The military commanders say their goal is to reunify Egypt after millions took to the streets to protest against Mursi's rule and worsening economic conditions.

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