Hosni Mubarak

Both U.S. and Israel cannot afford to lose Egypt as a trusted ally

"As Egypt goes," says an adage, "so goes the Mideast." But the historic changes underway in Egypt have repercussions far beyond even that. Read more »

July 19, 2013

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Egypt's defense minister defends ousting president

In his first remarks since Mohammed Morsi's ouster, Egypt's military chief said on Sunday the armed forces acted according to the will of the people because the former... Read more »

July 14, 2013

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Morsi's ouster could give advantage to radicals

To the extent that the Obama administration has responded to the ouster of Mohamed Morsi, Egypt's first freely elected president, it has largely accepted the shake-up... Read more »

July 14, 2013

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In Egypt's Sinai, militants intensify attacks

Military attack helicopters rattle over the impoverished desert towns of northern Sinai and the sound of gunfire erupts nightly, raising fears among residents of a... Read more »

July 13, 2013

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Liberals pressing for democracy after coup

The liberal and youth movements that backed the military's removal of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi are now pushing to ensure their calls for change are heard in... Read more »

July 11, 2013

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Egypt is learning that democracy doesn't guarantee freedom

Former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi knows neither Thomas Jefferson's advice that "great innovations should not be forced on slender majorities" nor the description... Read more »

July 11, 2013

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