The Egyptian “Soft Coup” – Martial Law and Military Dictatorship + Egyptian Military Council Severely Restricts Authority of Newly Elected


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Updated: June 18, 2012

Jun 16, 2012 by

Jihan Hafiz reports thousands of Egyptians hit the streets rejecting the disbanding of Parliament, as the Egyptian military is moving towards full dictatorship

The Egyptian “Soft Coup”



Jun 18, 2012 by

Egypt’s military junta issued a constitutional declaration hours before results started coming in. The decree strips the newly elected president as commander of the armed forces, grants the generals legislative powers, and authorizes the army and police to detain anyone.

Although exit polls show the Brotherhood’s Mohammed Morsi in the lead, official results

Egyptian Military Council Severely Restricts Authority of Newly Elected


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