Strong and Silent

February 2011
Time International (Asia Edition);2/14/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 6, p24
The article examines the role of the army on the uprising in Egypt. It notes the inaction of the Egyptian army as protesters clashed with pro-government forces at the Tahrir Square in Cairo. According to the article, the inaction of the Egyptian army indicates that the administration of President Honis Mubarak could not count on it to beat the citizens into submission. A discussion on the international training and exposure of modern Egytian officers is provided.


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