Today, members of the Muslim Brotherhood will take part in protests across Egypt to demonstrate against the recent power grab by the Egyptian military council. The council has promised to hand over power by the end of the month, but that's done little to reassure the country and the international community that what they're witnessing isn't simply a "soft coup."
The United States has urged Egypt's military to move swiftly on plans to transfer full power to an elected civilian government. Suggested failure to do so would prompt a review of U.S. ties, which includes billions of dollars in military and civilian aid. Joining us from Cairo is Jon Leyne, correspondent for our partner the BBC.