The Big Lie

Doubts emerge over Egypt’s protester numbers

Both Morsi’s opponents and supporters suspected of wildly exaggerating size of their respective protests.

Last Modified: 31 Jul 2013 18:11
The massive number of people protesting against Egypt’s president was used as justification for his removal by the military.Both Mohammed Morsi’s opponents and supporters were suspected of wildly exaggerating the size of their respective protests to lend legitimacy to their causes.

Al Jazeera’s Sami Zeidan reports.