Sunday, January 13, 2013

EU President: Egypt must guarantee freedom for recovery

Image shows Spanish People enjoying their EU Freedom

The EU president has told Egypt's Islamist president that guarantees of freedoms of expression and religions are essential for attracting foreign investors and tourists.

Herman van Rompuy added that genuine democracy can be achieved only through consensus and inclusiveness. He spoke after meeting Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, who is facing an economic crisis brought on by two years of political turmoil.