Istanbul to host a rally in support of Egyptian President
Azerbaijan, Baku, July 1 / Trend, A. Tagiyeva /
There is a rally planned in support of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi in the Sarachane district of Istanbul, Anadolu agency said on Monday.
The demonstration will be held by a group of activists supporting Morsi's political, economic and religious views.
It is expected that the demonstration will start on Monday at 20:30 local time.
Mass demonstrations are underway in Egypt demanding the resignation of the current president Mohamed Morsi.
Organizers of the protest rallies claim that they have collected more than 22 million signatures for Morsi's resignation. The latter marked the first anniversary of arrival to power on June 30.
Supporters of the president also gathered for a mass rally in Cairo "to support the legitimately elected president".