FILE - In this Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, file photo, Egyptian army soldiers take their positions on top and next to their armored vehicles to guard an entrance of Tahrir Square, in Cairo. U.S. officials said Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, that the Obama administration is poised to slash hundreds of millions of dollars in military and economic assistance to Egypt. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File)
White House to cut aid and freeze military help to Egypt
Attack helicopters, missiles, tank parts withheld due to crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood.
By MICHAEL R. GORDON
and MARK LANDLER
| The New York Times
First Published Oct 09 2013 08:51 pm • Last Updated Oct 09 2013 10:46 pm
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