Latest update: 25/06/2012
'A landmark victory'
INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Mon. 25/06/12: Egypt’s Presidential election is getting a lot of attention in the international press today. The Guardian welcomes Mohamed Morsi’s win as a historic moment for Egypt. Meanwhile Gulf news explores the role of the Generals, who have managed to “clip the wings” of the President and keep the real power for themselves.
Some articles from today’s international press review:
THE GUARDIAN: “A landmark victory”
THE INDEPENDENT: “Morsi is no revolutionary and not much of a nationalist. The army elite has already laid traps for him.”
GULF NEWS: “The generals in their labyrinth”
ASHARQ ALAWSAT: “What are the Turks afraid of?”
THE INDEPENDENT: “Saudi Arabia to allow women to compete in 2012 Olympics”