‘Two bodyguards killed in assassination attempt on new Egyptian vice president’
Opportunists could be taking advantage of the revolution, which has not yet succeeded in toppling President Hosni Mubarak from power, to push their own unknown agendas.
Fox News quoted sources on the assassination attempt last night.
Mr Gibbs was visibly flustered when asked about the incident at a press conference. ‘Uh… I’m not going to get in to that question,’ he said.
Mr Suleiman was appointed by Mr Mubarak as he tried to stem criticism over his 30-year rule. So far, the move has failed to bring calm to Egypt.