Omar Suleiman: Egypt's "Rope Puller"'

(Ha'aretz) - Egyptian intelligence chief General Omar Suleiman, a trusted associate of President Hosni Mubarak, has been asked by the Palestinians for advice on "reforming" the Palestinian Authority's security apparatus, according to Egyptian sources. Dr. Mordechai Kedar, a Middle East expert at Bar-Ilan University, attributes the quiet on Egypt's domestic front largely to Suleiman, describing him as Mubarak's enforcer.

2002-07-10 00:00:00

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