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General Marshal Tantawi

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13/08 19:19 CET

Egyptian cobra vs mongoose

Egyptian cobra vs mongoose

With a bold stroke, President Mohammed Morsi has shaken up Egypt. Cairo woke today to learn he had reasserted his civil authority over that of the military by sacking the powerful Defence Minister and army chief, field Marshal Hussein Tantaoui. Many ordinary Egyptians felt…