Egypt's military rulers dissolve parliament

Army officers walk among cars and protesters in Tahrir Square, in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011. Egypt's military is taking down the makeshift tents of protesters who camped out on Tahrir Square in an effort to allow traffic and normal life to return to central Cairo. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill)

February 13, 2011 6:27:13 PM PST
Egypt's military rulers took sweeping action to dismantle the autocratic legacy of former President Hosni Mubarak on Sunday, dissolving parliament, suspending the constitution and promising elections in moves cautiously welcomed by pro-democracy protesters.