BuzzFeed News

Reporting To You

Supporters Of Egyptian Military, Opponents Of Ousted President Swarm Washington Post Building

Demonstrators supporting Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi and an Egypt without Muslim Brotherhood leadership walked from the White House to the Washington Post on Thursday.

Posted on August 22, 2013, at 4:09 p.m. ET

The protest started on Pennsylvania Avenue, outside the White House.

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / Getty Images
BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / Getty Images
BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / Getty Images
BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / Getty Images
BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / Getty Images

Then the march began.

I am so greatful to live in the USA, w/ freedom to protest. Egyptian protesters marching to the White House.

Farah Abi

@FarahAbiDancer

I am so greatful to live in the USA, w/ freedom to protest. Egyptian protesters marching to the White House.

/ Via

Hundreds of Egyptians (Pro-Sisi) marching #now from @whitehouse to @washingtonpost

Bahaa Eltawel

@BahaaEltawel

Hundreds of Egyptians (Pro-Sisi) marching #now from @whitehouse to @washingtonpost

/ Via

Coptic Christians march against Muslim Brotherhood in downtown DC.

Jeremy Danger

@JDKolassa

Coptic Christians march against Muslim Brotherhood in downtown DC.

/ Via

Once the protest made it to Washington Post's headquarters, the lobby reportedly went on lockdown.

Large protest outside of @washingtonpost, blocking 15th

Kevin Cobb

@ohmykevin

Large protest outside of @washingtonpost, blocking 15th

">

/ Via

مئاba المصرdadaن dabaظاهرون الآن أمام مقر واشنطن بوسba .. الشرطة قفلba الطرdaق وصور السdaسda مcaرقة الشارع

Bahaa Eltawel

@BahaaEltawel

مئاba المصرdadaن dabaظاهرون الآن أمام مقر واشنطن بوسba .. الشرطة قفلba الطرdaق وصور السdaسda مcaرقة الشارع

/ Via

Staffers took photos of the crowd from inside the building.

Big anti-Morsi protest outside Washington Post today. #Egypt

Nia-Malika Henderson

@NiaWaPo

Big anti-Morsi protest outside Washington Post today. #Egypt

/ Via

First time I've ever seen the gate used @washingtonpost (all the way to the left).

T.J. Ortenzi

@tjortenzi

First time I've ever seen the gate used @washingtonpost (all the way to the left).

/ Via

Wash Post lobby on lockdown with giant pro-Sissi/anti-Morsi protest out front.

Max Fisher

@Max_Fisher

Wash Post lobby on lockdown with giant pro-Sissi/anti-Morsi protest out front.

/ Via

Anti-Muslim Brotherhood, and apparently anti-Washington Post protestors outside the @washingtonpost building

Whitney Shefte

@whitneyshefte

Anti-Muslim Brotherhood, and apparently anti-Washington Post protestors outside the @washingtonpost building

/ Via

Support our journalism

Help BuzzFeed News reporters expose injustices and keep quality news free.

Start
ADVERTISEMENT