Dardery: The will of the people was sabotaged in Egypt
16 September 2013 Last updated at 15:21 BST
HARDtalk speaks to Abdul Mawgoud Dardery, an MP for the Freedom and Justice Party - the political arm of the Muslim Brotherhood.
He tells Zeinab Badawi that deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi had the mandate to govern and engaged in dialogue with other groups in Egypt. He denies that President Morsi was trying to Islamise Egypt following his election.
You can watch the full interview on BBC World News on Monday 16 September at 20:30 GMT and on the BBC News Channel on Tuesday 17 September at 00:30 BST.