April 19, 2019

Egypt’s military renews pledge to give up power

An Egyptian medic helps a wounded man during clashes outside the Defense Ministry in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, May 2, 2012. Clashes erupted on Wednesday between assailants and mostly Islamist protesters gathered outside the Defense Ministry in the Egyptian capital, leaving several people dead and many wounded, security officials said. (AP Photo/Mostafa El Shemy) CAIRO (AP) […]

Egypt’s Elections and Mubarak’s Islamist Legacy

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By John Tabin on 12.1.11 @ 11:33PM The New York Times: CAIRO – Islamists claimed a decisive victory on Wednesday as early election results put them on track to win a dominant majority in Egypt’s first Parliament since the ouster of Hosni Mubarak, the most significant step yet […]