EGYPT MILITARY

  • Egypt's new president on country's travel ban list July 6, 2012

    Cairo: Egypt's newly elected President Mohammed Mursi, a former member of the Muslim Brotherhood, still figures on a travel ban list which prevents him from leaving the country as a member of the Islamist group. Despite winning Egypt's first presidential polls after the popular uprising which toppled longtime president Hosni Mubarak,...
  • Form an allinclusive govt: Clinton tells Mursi June 28, 2012

    Cairo: Islamist Presidentelect Mohamed Mursi began talks on Wednesday with groups nervous about where he will take Egypt after the generals who have ruled since Hosni Mubarak's fall make way for the republic's first civilian leader. US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton urged Mursi to bring diverse groups into his government,...
  • Egyptian military says vote won't be postponed November 24, 2011

    Cairo: Egypt's military rulers said on Thursday that parliamentary elections will start on schedule next week despite escalating unrest and they rejected protesters' calls for them to immediately step down. Resigning now would amount to a "betrayal" of the people's trust after the military took over from ousted president Hosni Mubarak...
  • Mubarak under house arrest: Egypt military March 28, 2011

    Cairo: Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak, who was ousted in a mass uprising last month, is under house arrest along with his family, the ruling military informed on Monday, rubbishing reports that the dethroned leader had fled to Saudi Arabia. The announcement came on the official Facebook page of the Supreme...