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AFRICANGLOBE - The Middle East is on the brink of its fourth war (after Syria, Iraq and Yemen). Military and intelligence sources report that Egypt is massing large-scale ground and air forces in the Western Desert along the Libyan border, in preparation for a military campaign to capture eastern Libya
AFRICANGLOBE - The Egyptian army on Saturday denied reports that units of Sudanese troops have infiltrated the country’s borders and called on the media to seek verification before disseminating this category of news.
"From needles to rockets" is a common Egyptian phrase used to describe a business offering a wide range of merchandise, and is always used in exaggeration. But when referring to the economy of the Egyptian army - which ousted the country's first civilian president last month - the expression is spot-on.
AFRICANGLOBE - The Egyptian army took power from President Mohamed Morsi and suspended the constitution. Army tanks are surrounding the presidential palace, and Morsi's whereabouts is unknown.
AFRICANGLOBE - On Thursday the Egyptian army took up positions throughout the country, moving tanks and soldiers to strategic locations, including government ministries, the Egyptian central bank and the presidential palace in Cairo, where presidential guard forces were deployed.
AFRICANGLOBE - The Egyptian army will likely not respond to requests from the country's newly elected president for protection against protesters angered by his...