Egyptian VP `committed` to peaceful power transfer

Omar Suleiman was committed to achieving people`s demands through talks.

Last Updated: Feb 11, 2011, 15:36 PM IST

Cairo: Egypt`s Vice President Omar Suleiman, speaking on Thursday after President Hosni Mubarak handed him presidential powers, said he was committed to doing everything possible to ensure a peaceful transfer of power.
He said he was committed to achieving people`s demands through dialogue, which had started and agreed on a road map.

Suleiman also told protesters and strikers to head home or back to work.

Bureau Report