As Egyptians celebrated the apparent victory of the Muslim Brotherhood 's Mohammed Morsi in Tahrir Square, the country's military power issued a constitutional declaration that limits the president's powers in overseeing the military and puts the...
United Press International
In a rare move, Israel deployed Merkava tanks to the border with Egypt after an Israel and two marauders were killed in an attack from the Sinai Peninsula, heightening concerns about the two neighbors' landmark 1979 peace treaty.
Egypt's ruling generals were yesterday accused of mounting a "soft coup" by assuming sweeping new political powers even as the Muslim Brotherhood claimed a dramatic victory in the final round of the presidential polls the country's first since the...
The Globe & Mail
The Globe and Mail Published Monday, Jun. 18 2012, 7:00 PM EDT Last updated Monday, Jun. 18 2012, 6:15 PM EDT The actions in the past few days of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces of Egypt are almost impossible to distinguish from a coup d'etat.
Weekend election results in Greece did little to settle concerns about a Europe-driven global economic slowdown, with investors and analysts shifting attention Monday to Mexico, Spain and the United States for the next steps. Republican presidential...
Voice of America
Egypt's political limbo, now 16 months old, could continue until the end of the year.