SUPREME COUNCIL OF THE ARMED FORCES

  • US alarm as Egypt Army undermines election result June 19, 2012

    Cairo: The United States expressed alarm that its proteges in the Egyptian Army were abusing hopes for democracy by ordering more military rule just as the Muslim Brotherhood was claiming victory in the country's first free presidential election. The Islamists' selfassurance was contested by the other candidate in the runoff race,...
  • Egypt polls: A puppet government in the offing? June 19, 2012

    Even as the Muslim Brotherhood claims that it has won the landmark elections, it won't be real victory for the civilian Presidenttobe as the military council strips the President of any real powers through its latest decree. ...
  • Egypt rulers apologise for deaths of protesters November 24, 2011

    Cairo: Egypt's military rulers on Thursday apologised for deaths of protesters demanding civilian control and vowed to punish the culprits, amid a temporary ceasefire following fierce street battles that claimed at least 39 lives and left over 3,000 people injured in six days of unrest. "The Supreme Council of the...