Pro-Islamic Turks take part in a demonstration supporting deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi in Istanbul. Photograph: Umit Bektas/Reuters

The first senior US official to visit Egypt since the army toppled the country’s elected president will hold high-level talks in Cairo today, where th(...)

Supporters of Egypt’s president Mohamed Morsi  shout slogans during a protest in support of Morsi near Cairo University. Photograph:  REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah.

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has called on the armed forces to withdraw an ultimatum for him to share power with his political opponents and said(...)