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Mohammad Abdel Rahman
In the absence of clear or declared legal criteria, journalists in Egypt are still subject to investigations and gag orders. The past few months...
Friday, October 17, 2014
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Rana Mamdouh
The provision of under-priced natural gas to Israel under the Mubarak government has long been fuel for public anger, but critics predict that the...
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
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Ruqaya Izzidien
On Friday, Tahrir Square hosted its first protest in two months, as Islamist parties pulled together to organize a large rally. The once cooperative...
Saturday, April 14, 2012
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Lina Attalah
Revolutionary and pro-democracy forces have been able to find multiple battles in Egypt’s presidential contest and it is in the midst of these...
Thursday, March 15, 2012
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Bisan Kassab
Former SCAF advisor and Sadat-era minister seen as “consensus candidate” for the presidency, though Muslim Brotherhood insists its still undecided....
Friday, March 9, 2012
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Bisan Kassab
With ruling military council beholden to US aid and non-revolutionary principles, the people’s demand for change in relations with America, Israel,...
Friday, February 24, 2012
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Mohammad Khawly
The Egyptian military junta’s image as a savior from the dictatorship of Hosni Mubarak was short lived. The events that marked the souring...
Sunday, February 12, 2012
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Lina Attalah
The ascension of a civilian-led government to power in Egypt will not guarantee the end of military rule. CAIRO – Mostafa Mahmoud Square to the west...
Thursday, February 2, 2012
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Serene Assir
As the Muslim Brotherhood starts to dominate parliamentary politics, there are worrying signs that Egypt’s most powerful party may be adopting some...
Monday, January 23, 2012
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