Egypt Crackdown Inevitable

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Editor’s Note: In an interview with Al Jazeera English, Shadi Hamid discusses the Egyptian military’s crackdown on pro-Morsi protestors. Hamid, who met with Muslim Brotherhood officials in a recent visit to Egypt, says that there is little hope for national reconciliation, and that the Brotherhood is willing to die for its cause.