Egypt's higher military council met two major demands of demonstrators by dissolving parliament and suspending the constitution Sunday. The military rulers also announced that they will stay in power for six months or until an election.
AP - Egypt’s military leaders dissolved parliament and suspended the constitution Sunday, meeting two key demands of protesters who have been keeping up pressure for immediate steps to transition to democratic, civilian rule after forcing Hosni Mubarak out of power.
The new shape of Egypt's power game
Date created : 2011-02-13