Шеф египетской разведки Омар Сулейман - Вице-президент Египта.
Должность, которой не было.
Египтяне бросают в воздух чепчики от радости.
Кстати, зман.ком в ноябре прошлого года писал "генерала Сулеймана, приближенного Мубарака, прочат в кандидаты на пост президента на выборах в 2011 году."
SultanAlQassemi Sultan Al Qassemi
Talking to political analyst on the phone now. Tells me that Mubarak will abdicate & give full presidency to Omar Suleiman.
- выпускник Фрунзенской Военной Аадемии в Москве, между прочим... русский знает.
BREAKING Al Jazeera: Ahmad Shafeeq is the new Prime Minister, asked to form government
- was Aviation minister under the Ahmad Nazif govt
У товарища Шафика "интересный" боевой опыт
During the 1973 Yom Kippur War, Shafik was a senior fighter pilot under Hosni Mubarak's command. It is claimed that Shafik shot down two Israeli aircraft on October 14
During his 40 years of service in the Egyptian Air Force as a fighter pilot, he has flown several types of fighter jets including the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17, Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 and the Dassault Mirage 2000, he also acted as the wing commander for the Egyptian Air Force acrobatic team.
In 1984 Shafik was appointed a military attaché in the Egyptian Embassy in Rome. He continued in this role until 1986. The years from 1988 to 1991 saw Shafik serve in several military senior command positions before he was appointed as the Commander of the Air Operations Department.
In September 1991, Shafik was appointed as the Air Force's Chief of Staff, holding this position until April 1996, when he became Commander of the Egyptian Air Force. In 2002, he was appointed as Minister of Civil Aviation and was succeeded by his chief of staff Air Marshal Magdy Galal Sharawi.