Foreign Minister Westerwelle worried about violence in Egypt

27.07.2013 - Press release

A Federal Foreign Office spokesperson issued the following statement today (27 July) on the situation in Egypt:

“Foreign Minister Westerwelle is very worried about the violence prevalent at demonstrations in Egypt, which has claimed a number of human lives.

He has appealed to the Egyptian authorities to allow peaceful demonstrations and to do everything in their power to avoid further escalation.

The future of Egypt can only be built by dialogue not violence.”

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