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Morsi, did he die or was he assassinated?

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The Egyptian state TV announced, Monday, the death of the former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi during the trial on espionage with Hamas. It reported that he asked the judge to speak, he spoke for 20 minutes and then raised his head and fell unconscious and passed away.

In fact, Morsi’s real death was in 2013, Dr Amira abo el-Fetouh argues when he was removed through a military coup and was sent to prison. The death of the first-ever freely elected Egyptian president was when his legitimacy was killed and the will of millions of Egyptians – who were happy that Egypt ended a military dictatorship – died.

Since the time when he was ousted, the military has been looking for a way to get rid of him, because his being alive ment that he remained the legitimate leader of the country in the eyes of millions who elected him. In addition, he would remain a symbol for free Egypt as long as he is alive because he was freely elected and unleashed the reign for all freedoms during the one year he was in office. Therefore, I believe he did not die but was assassinated.

Regardless to the solitary confinement, psychological and physical torture under which tens........

© Middle East Monitor