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Egypt Military Rule

Yet Another Era Of Military Rule In Egypt

China Post | | Posted 10.22.2013 | World

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) -- After security forces broke up two not very peaceful sit-in protests last week, killing close to 1,000 people and wound...

Egypt Crackdown

Jeff Danziger | Posted 10.15.2013 | World
Jeff Danziger


The Big Lie Egypt's Military (And America!) Are Selling The World

Ahmed Shihab-Eldin | Posted 09.18.2013 | World
Ahmed Shihab-Eldin

America should recognize and leverage its influence with Egypt's military to begin pushing for more transparency and accountability, especially in regards to its brutality and dominance in Egypt's political roadmap and its economy.

Independence Days at the Pentagon and the Pyramids

David Mednicoff | Posted 09.03.2013 | World
David Mednicoff

Instead of spending a lot of time arguing over whether Morsi acted any more democratically than the millions seeking to depose him, or whether what the army did was a coup, let's focus on why Egyptians mobilized en masse, and what they hope to achieve through the military's intervention.

'The People Want The Overthrow Of The Marshall'

Reuters | Posted 04.11.2012 | World

* Muslim Brotherhood wants coalition government * Activists plan general strike, civil disobedience * Military source sa...

9 Killed As Cairo Protests Enter Second Day

Reuters | Posted 02.16.2012 | World

CAIRO, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Eight people have been killed as clashes between troops and protesters in central Cairo spilled over into a second day, Eg...

Egyptian Military: State Within a State

Barry Lando | Posted 01.26.2012 | World
Barry Lando

Real civilian rule could spell an end to the system of corruption and patronage that has gone on for decades, a system that has given the military unimpeded control over a huge sector of the Egyptian economy.

Protests In Egypt: Today's Images

Posted 11.22.2011 | World

Egypt entered a fourth day of massive protests on Tuesday, as demonstrators demanded the resignation of the country's military rulers. Clashes betwee...

Egypt Eight Months Later: Transitioning from Dictatorship to Democracy?

John L. Esposito | Posted 12.22.2011 | World
John L. Esposito

Egypt's military rulers have moved to assert and extend their power so broadly that a growing number of lawyers and activists are questioning their willingness to ultimately submit to civilian authority.