Egypt’s Foreign Policy in 2015: Taking Stock and Moving Forward…

Translation of Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry’s interview in Al-Ahram on 19 December 2015: http://www.ahram.org.eg/NewsQ/460623.aspx     Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry…. we are approaching the end of 2015 and all the external challenges it held for Egypt … regionally and internationally…. Overall, are you satisfied with the performance of Egyptian foreign policy during 2015? In general, I […]

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The Muslim Brotherhood’s Past and Present: An Analysis of “9 Bedford Row’s” Reports

Over the past four years, a great deal of both scholarly work as well as media analysis of the Muslim Brotherhood has been produced, focusing in particular on its year in power in Egypt. What is striking is how partisan and politicized much of this literature is, particularly since the removal of the Brotherhood from […]

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The Strong Message Behind President Sisi’s Visit to Egypt’s Young Police Cadets

President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi’s visit to the Police Academy yesterday, reaffirmed the crucial role played by Egypt’s police force in guaranteeing the safety and security of Egypt’s citizens. The President’s statement highlighted that Egypt’s police defends the homeland every day with honour, dedication and perseverance and that their solid value-system guarantees that they will succeed in their mission. […]

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