He complained that he had been deposed by a “coup” in an apparent bid for intervention by Russia.
“A couple of months ago people would never have expected that Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi would be deposed,” he said.
Schottel has also deposed the new chief, Thomas Jackson, who took over in 2010.
Supporters of deposed president Mohamed Morsi are crying foul.
Likewise, 22-year-old Ali Eid Ali expressed a modicum of empathy for his deposed president.
He was deposed, imprisoned, and finally sent with his family to Southern Italy, where he died seven years afterwards.
The deposed Nepos also sent a petition to Zeno to restore him.
This was to be done by fair means, if possible; if not, he was to be deposed and sent home by force.
Like a drugged man the deposed president let himself be led out.
In 1895 the British ambassador at Constantinople gave asylum to the deposed grand vizier at Constantinople.