URGENT ¥¥¥ Egypt opposition backs calls to topple regime, try Morsi

Egypt's main opposition group, the National Salvation Front ,said on Saturday it "completely sides with" calls to topple the ruling Islamists and called for President Mohamed Morsi's to be tried for "crimes of killing and torture."

"The Salvation Front completely sides with the people and its active forces' calls to topple the authoritarian regime and the Muslim Brotherhood's control," it said, calling on Egyptians to protest peacefully.