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Egypt: A Coup Is What it Is

Rajan Menon | Posted 09.05.2013 | World
Rajan Menon

One variant of verbal pyrotechnics in evidence is the contention that there hasn't been a coup because the Egyptian army, while it did unseat the president, isn't running the country. This is nonsense.

Obama On Morsi Coup: 'We Are Deeply Concerned'

Posted 07.03.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama spoke out Tuesday on the removal of Mohammed Morsi as Egypt's president, saying he was "deeply concerned" by the decision. ...

On 2nd Anniversary Of Egypt's Uprising, Little To Celebrate

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2013 | World

By Tom Perry CAIRO, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Egypt marks the second anniversary of the uprising that swept Hosni Mubarak from power with lit...

Morsi Reportedly Agrees To Limit Controversial Decree's Scope

Reuters | Posted 11.26.2012 | World

By Tom Perry and Marwa Awad CAIRO, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Egypt's ruling Islamists tried to defuse a political crisis on Monday, with Pres...

Mohammed Morsi: Abe Lincoln in Disguise? Or Another Mubarak?

Steve Clemons | Posted 01.25.2013 | World
Steve Clemons

Is Morsi the kind of leader who will aggrandize total power and then liberalize like a George Washington or Abraham Lincoln? Or is he more like a Lee Kuan Yew who can build a state and the facade of a democratic system while holding tightly to power for decades in all ways that matter?

'A Temporary Dictator'

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2013 | World

CAIRO, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi's decision to assume sweeping powers caused fury amongst his opponents and prompted violent...

President Morsi Makes His Demand on the U.S.

Ed Koch | Posted 11.25.2012 | New York
Ed Koch

For the United States, the concept of free speech covers the rude, crude, false and the blasphemous. Our response to that which offends us is to criticize but not to prohibit or seek by violence to deter.