US EU CALLS FOR CALM IN EGYPTEU calls for calm in Egypt
White House spokesman Jay Carney expressed deep concern on Monday about fatal clashes between supporters of ousted President Mohamed Morsi and Egyptian troops.
Carney urged the Egyptian military to exhibit maximum restraint in dealing with protesters. He also called on protesters to demonstrate in a peaceful way.
Referring to the US assistance programs to Egypt, Carney said it would not be in the best interests of the United States to suspend the aid immediately.