Finding Hope in a Tough Time for Islamists

wochit politics
August 03, 2013 AT 1:20 PM
In the tense weeks before the military took power in Egypt, Rached Ghannouchi, the leader of Tunisia?s dominant Islamic party says he tried to mediate between President Mohamed Morsi and his opponents in a last-ditch effort to salvage the region?s most important test of whether Islamist instincts could be reconciled with democracy.