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Egypt riot police chief sacked

2013-03-09 08:07

Cairo - Egyptian Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim on Friday sacked the riot police chief amid strikes by policemen who complained they are ill-equipped to confront protesters, state media reported.

Ibrahim appointed a new commander for the Central Security Forces after "widespread protests in several CSF departments over the past 48 hours demanding that policemen be removed from political conflicts", the official MENA news agency reported.

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  • Abner M. Mophethe - 2013-03-09 11:05

    problem solved??????????

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