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By Mangosuthu Buthelezi
Memories of a long brotherhood tempered in common struggle
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Emad Mohammed Fawzy
Tensions heightened in advance of massive anti-government protests scheduled for Friday and Saturday after an Islamist-controlled panel hurriedly approved Thursday a final draft of Egypt's constitution that, among its new dictates, would grant Muslim clerics a role in interpreting some legal matters — angering critics and worrying minorities in this secular Islamic nation.
"I'm very concerned about this coming Saturday," said Emad Mohammed Fawzy, a 31-year-old taxi driver in Cairo. "The president's supporters and opponents can't be in the same place. It will be a massacre."