Egypt’s military blames sectarian clashes for Cairo’s recent violence. Everyone else blames the military.
Egypt’s army, which continues to cement — and flaunt — its grip on power, appears to have hijacked the revolution.
Violent clashes highlight growing perception that the Mubarak regime remains, operating in Cairo’s shadows.
Around 9am Saturday January 29, 2011, Egyptian police attempted to clear a street leading to Cairo’s Tahrir Square. Police fired shotguns into the air to announce their presence, following a night of massive civil unrest in Cairo. A group of protesters moved towards them from Tahrir Square. Three Egyptian military armored vehicles moved in to … Read More