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Anwar El Sadat

40 Years Later: A Look Back at the Yom Kippur War

Terence Smith | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Terence Smith

The legacy of the 1973 war, which the Arabs call the Ramadan War, is more complex and poignantly relevant 40 years later.

As the Revolution Builds in Egypt, Mubarak Needs a Trip to Oslo

Anastasia Hobbet | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Anastasia Hobbet

Hosni Mubarak has shut down Al Jazeera in Egypt, choked off internet and cell phone service, and has begun arresting journalists. But he hasn't cracke...

Mubarak Stresses Egypt's Peace Role in the Arab World

Firas Al-Atraqchi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Firas Al-Atraqchi

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has positioned himself -- and Egypt's diplomatic initiatives -- at the head of the Arab camp's efforts to bring peace to the region.

Why Are Israeli Spies Defending An Arab President?

Steve Posner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Steve Posner

Egyptian security forces have launched a series of raids against Lebanese Hezbollah militants operating in Egypt. The Hezbollah agents were attempting...

Why We Approach the Durban II 'Anti-Racism' Conference with Trepidation

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

Despite cosmetic changes to the Durban conference, there is every reason to believe we are in for yet another hate fest. Let's hope that this farce will not generate new tragedies.

Israel 30 Years Later: Searching For Peace With The Next Sadat

Jonathan Peled | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jonathan Peled

Today, Arab leaders interested in committing themselves to peace with Israel must not ignore one of Sadat's most overlooked accomplishments: understanding the need to secure support from the Israeli public.