Egypt's military council : between a rock and a hard place
James M. Dorsey
Date of Issue2011
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The Egyptian armed forces, revered before the popular revolt that ousted President Hosni Mubarak, took power in February with a pledge to lead the country to free and fair elections within six months. It has since stumbled from crisis to crisis and extended the period for a handover of power to 2013.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 174-11