The argument that is often made against active engagement on human rights issues in Egypt is that no matter what the United States does, the situation will not improve. This is not true.
After a bloody attack against a Sufi mosque, journalist Mohannad Sabry explains why the Egyptian regime is not defeating the terrorists.
Egypt’s education minister, Tariq Shawqi, may be showing more initiative than is good for him.
Egypt temporarily lifted its state of emergency this month, but while this may have seemed to be a victory for the people it was actually a triumph for the security state.
An Ethiopian dam may sharply reduce the Nile’s flow, leaving Egypt high and dry.
A regular survey of experts on matters relating to Middle Eastern and North African politics and security.
The U.S. withdrawal of aid to Egypt points to a fascinating dichotomy in the Trump administration.
Amidst mounting concerns over Egypt’s human rights record, the Trump administration announced they would be withholding some military aid.
Egypt and the UAE are maneuvering to bring Mohammed Dahlan back to Gaza.
In an interview, Marwan Muasher looks at the region in the aftermath of Donald Trump’s May visit.