Omar Suleiman News
Egypt's President Morsi Wins U.S. and Israeli Gratitude in Gaza Deal
Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi is being credited with brokering the cease-fire today between Israel and Hamas, but the international gratitude and praise he is gettting could come with a political price at home. Both Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and President Obama heaped praise on the
The Global Note: Where Is Assad?…Who Was The Bulgaria Bomber?…Olympic Inequality?…A Lenin Time Capsule
SYRIA – THE DAY AFTER -WHERE’S ASSAD?…The regime is responding with heavy force – and trying to convey a “We’re still in charge” message – but the man at the top hasn’t been seen since the attack that took three (or four) of his top...
Egypt Ex-Spy Chief Barred from Running for President
Egypt's electoral commission ruled Tuesday that the man who experts say oversaw torture for the Mubarak regime is ineligible to run for president. Former intelligence chief Omar Suleiman had appealed a government ruling barring him from running for president in the country's upcoming elections.
Egypt Ex-Spy Chief Fights for Right to Run for President
Former Egyptian spy chief Omar Suleiman, who experts say oversaw torture for the Mubarak regime, has appealed a government ruling barring him from running for president in the country’s upcoming elections. Suleiman, whose candidacy had caused an uproar among both Islamists and the secular ...
From Overseeing Torture to Running for President of Egypt
ABC News’ Lee Ferran and Rym Momtaz report: NEW YORK – One of the men campaigning to lead Egypt into its post-Mubarak future used to oversee torture for the Mubarak regime, according to Western intelligence experts, and even aided the CIA in its controversial “rendition” program...
Egypt's Uprising: One Year Later
Anti-government protests began across Egypt Jan. 25, 2011, calling for the end of President Hosni Mubarak’s near 30-year rule, following the overthrow of Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali in the first of the Arab Spring revolutions across the Middle East. Protesters tear...
1st Quarter of 2011: “World News with Diane Sawyer” Stands as ONLY Evening Newscast to Grow Compared to First Quarter of ’10 in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54
“World News” Sees Double-Digit Increases in Total Viewers and Adults 25-54 versus the Previous Quarter “World News” Draws Largest Total Viewing Audience for a Quarter in Three Years and Largest Demo Audience in Two Years Compared to the First Quarter...
"ABC World News” Shows Growth for Both February 2011 Sweep Period and For Week of February 28
FEBRUARY 2011 SWEEP: “World News with Diane Sawyer” is the ONLY Evening Newscast to Grow Total Viewing Audience Year-to-Year ABC Narrows Margins with NBC by 50% among Total Viewers and 44% in the Key Adults 25-54 Demo Compared to the...
Hosni Mubarak Not Dying, Had Breakfast on the Beach
Military Council Said to Be Shocked By Scale of Corruption in Mubarak Regime
Egypt's Military Takes Power: Who's in Charge?
Military Expert Tony Cordesman Explains the Unusual Role of the Egyptian Military as They Take Power from Mubarak