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Commentary

Egypt Promises Austerity for IMF Loan

Middle East Policy Council, August 24, 2016

The Egyptian government has just concluded negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a US$12 billion loan in ...

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Commentary

Arab League Summit Suffers Low Turn Out

Middle East Policy Council, August 1, 2016

This year’s Arab League summit met in Mauritania as the region continues to struggle with instability and war in ...

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Journal Essay

Sisi, the Sinai and Salafis: Instability in a Power Vacuum

Lyndall Herman

Summer 2016, Volume XXIII, Number 2

Throughout the twentieth century, the Sinai Peninsula has occupied an awkward position in the nation-state system. Claimed by Egypt — ...

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Journal Essay

Egypt's Future: Status Quo, Incremental Growth or Regional Leadership?

Robert Mason

Summer 2016, Volume XXIII, Number 2

The Egyptian state has accumulated a number of obstacles over the last three decades that have affected its ability to ...

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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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