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Brushing Aside Media Criticism, Egypt’s Sisi Preaches Tolerance

MIDDLE EAST FORUM by Raymond Ibrahim January 13, 2015 Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi continues to be the antithesis of longstanding mainstream media portrayals of him. First there was his historic speech where he, leader of the largest Arab nation, and … Continue reading

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Sisi is not Mubarak

JERUSALEM POST by Caroline Glick December 3, 2014 The Egyptian court’s decision last Saturday to acquit former president Hosni Mubarak, his sons and associates of all remaining charges against them caused most commentators to proclaim that current Egyptian President Abdel … Continue reading

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Egyptian TV Announcer Calls for Destruction of Hamas; Al-Ahram Columnist Thanks Netanyahu

ALGEMEINER by Dave Bender July 13, 2014 Officials and public figures in Egypt are beginning to call for Israel and Egypt to wipe out Hamas in the Gaza Strip, which some are calling the “armed branch of the Muslim Brotherhood … Continue reading

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Egypt’s Sisi vows tough line to bring security

BBC June 8, 2014 Ex-army chief Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has vowed to to tackle “terrorism” and bring security, after being sworn in as Egypt’s new president. He said his election after a landslide win in May was “a historic moment”, … Continue reading

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The Muslim Brotherhood Thinks It’s Winning Again, the dangerous delusions that will determine Egypt’s future

THE NEW REPUBLIC by Eric Trager May 19, 2014 Since the uprising-cum-coup that ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi last summer, Washington has encouraged the Muslim Brotherhood and the military-backed government to pursue “reconciliation.” Nearly a year later, however, neither side appears … Continue reading

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