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Egypt in Crisis: 10 Observations

Feisal G. Mohamed | Posted 10.17.2013 | World
Feisal G. Mohamed

It's difficult to come to some understanding of the landscape of current politics in Egypt and predicting where the country might go next. The following observations hope to shed some light on that very complex and confused landscape.

El Baradei Named Egypt's VP

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL and LEE KEATH | Posted 09.08.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's military-backed interim leader named a new prime minister and won $8 billion in promises of aid from wealthy Arab allies in the ...

ElBaradei Not Named Interim PM As Previously Announced

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 09.05.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's new president moved to assert his authority and regain control of the streets Saturday even as his Islamist opponents declared h...

Egypt's Election: "We've Never Been Here Before"

James Zogby | Posted 05.19.2012 | World
James Zogby

As big as the question of who the winner will be, is what the job of the presidency will be like in the short and long term. This new situation in Egypt is an uncertain balancing act between competing forces. We've never been here before.

ElBaradei New Syria Envoy?

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2012 | World

CAIRO, Jan 25 (Reuters) - The Arab League has approached Mohamed ElBaradei, the former head of the U.N. nuclear agency, as a possible candidate for ...

Thousands Fill Tahrir Square In Cairo For Anti-Military Demonstration

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 07.29.2013 | World

CAIRO -- The U.S. increased pressure Friday on Egypt's military rulers to hand over power to civilian leaders, and the generals turned to a Mubarak-er...

Egyptians Infuriated Over Proposal That Would Give Military Sweeping Powers

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 01.03.2012 | World

CAIRO — Fear that Egypt's ruling generals are working to perpetuate their hold on power is causing a political furor, threatening a "second revo...

Tahrir 2011 Reveals Untold Details of Egypt's Revolution

Linda Hassler | Posted 11.25.2011 | Entertainment
Linda Hassler

If you think you already know what happened during the 2011 Egyptian Revolution, think again, and go see this film.

ElBaradei: The Opportunity

Mary Wald | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mary Wald

We have a chance to get on the right side of history on this one, by finding a way to throw some weight behind Mohamed ElBaradei. The Nobel Peace Prize winner in the middle of the crowd. With the megaphone.

Who Is Mohamed ElBaradei?

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Mohamed ElBaradei's return to Egypt amidst protests seems to have become a rallying cry for democracy in Egypt. The reasons for his widespread supp...

Egyptians Rise Against Their Pharoah

Aladdin Elaasar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Aladdin Elaasar

Arab youth are demonstrating against their old authoritarian regimes in masses for the first time in recent history. Murmurs abound that Mubarak's regime is in its final throes, and repeatedly cracking down on protest are signs of the beginning of the end.

Lacking Credibility, Egypt Tests American Hegemony

Ahmed Shihab-Eldin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ahmed Shihab-Eldin

Dejavu. An election in the Middle East marred by voter intimidation, fraud, and a series of sobering violent incidents - except this time, this isn't ...

UN Watchdog Warns Of 20 New Nuclear States In Next Few Years

The Guardian | Julian Borger, Diplomatic Editor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The number of potential nuclear weapons states could more than double in a few years unless the major powers take radical steps towards disarmament, t...