Anger and an Arrest as a Leader of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Visits Brooklyn

From The Lede Mon Dec 10 2012, 23:36:59

The tension that has gripped Egypt in recent weeks over a draft constitution written by Islamists briefly erupted on a New York street on Saturday night.

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