Egypt's higher council of the armed forces met and would issue a statement on Friday, Egypt's state news agency reported.
The council had convened under the leadership of Defence Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Tantawi.
Al Arabiya television said on Friday that Egypt's higher council of the armed forces would issue "an important statement in a short while". It did not give further information.
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