Report: Egyptian Army’s Plan For Transition Includes Short Interim Rule, Elections

Egypt’s state news agency reported Wednesday that the army’s plan for a political transition away from President Mohammed Morsi consists of a short interim rule period, followed by presidential and parliamentary elections, according to Reuters. No further details about the military plan were provided.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Catherine Thompson is a senior editor for Talking Points Memo in New York City. She came to the site in 2013 and reported on national affairs. Previously, she worked as a research assistant to investigative reporter Wayne Barrett. She can be reached at catherine@talkingpointsmemo.com.
LIKE US ON FACEBOOK