DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 20, 2012, 12:20 AM (GMT+02:00)
General Omar Suleiman was gulled into throwing his hat in the presidential ring by two generals who needed a fig leaf for disqualifying the two Islamist contenders for the presidency.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report September 2, 2011, 12:22 AM (GMT+02:00)
All ten presidential contenders in Egypt are plugging an anti-Israel line and promising to annul the peace treaty with Israel – even though the military rulers show no sign of setting dates for presidential and parliamentary elections. Israel remains silent as Cairo tears up the peace treaty piece by ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 25, 2011, 12:59 AM (GMT+02:00)
For the first time an international coalition has gone to war against a UN member which does not menace fellow-members but its own people. It leaves US - US Saudi and US-Arab Gulf relations in bad shape. The UN resolution's reference to "the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, including Benghazi" is easily interchangeable with the name of any other country and city by a Security Council majority. It is therefore a precedent that strikes fear in many capitals. .. .