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Commentary

Saudi Arabia and Egypt Forge Closer Ties

Middle East Policy Council, April 12, 2016

In a sign of warmer relations and closer cooperation, Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has ...

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Commentary

Egypt Faces Criticism over Human Rights Record

Middle East Policy Council, February 8, 2016

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has recently taken to calling-in to various radio stations to reassure a restive and ...

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Commentary

Destruction of Russian Jet in Egypt Worries Neighbors

Middle East Policy Council, November 12, 2015

The downing of a Russian jet in a suspected terrorist attack over the Sinai Peninsula has led to the ...

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Commentary

Tragic Killing of Mexican Tourists in Egypt Sparks Criticism

Middle East Policy Council, September 24, 2015

The mistaken killing of a Mexican tour group by the Egyptian military has once again brought into question ...

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Journal Essay

Egypt's Conspiracy Discourse: Liberals, Copts and Islamists

Sherifa Zuhur and Marlyn Tadros

Fall 2015, Volume XXII, Number 3

Edward Said's concept of orientalism was developed from his perception of the role of scholarship in the West's exploitation of ...

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Journal Essay

A History of Insecurity: From the Arab Uprisings to ISIS

Waleed Hazbun

Fall 2015, Volume XXII, Number 3

In recent decades, scholars of the Middle East have come to understand that the long-dominant neorealist approaches, with their focus ...

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