Tagged with Interior ministry

Friday Prayers for Egypt: Police, Protest

Friday Prayers for Egypt: Police, Protest

God, The dynamic is changing in Egypt, but it is happening outside of Cairo. Violence and civil disobedience characterize Delta and Suez Canal cities, while police themselves go on strike throughout the nation. In fact in Port Said they were ordered of the street. There is little to commend here, God. Surely the grievances are … Continue reading

Walls All Around

The disturbances in and around Tahrir Square in recent weeks have resulted in the erection of several walls cutting across downtown streets. These were built at the time to separate demonstrators from security forces as they battled in the streets. Additionally, some were built to provide additional protection from sensitive government facilities, especially the Ministry … Continue reading