REPORT: Egyptian Demonstrators Tap ElBaradei To Represent Them

According to the Associated Press, the various opposition groups behind the demonstrations against Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi have agreed that Nobel Prize laureate Mohamed ElBaradei should represent them in negotiations about the country’s future. 

ElBaradei is a former chief of the International Atomic Energy Agency who has previously considered running for president in Egypt. 

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