Zachary Laub

Associate Writer

Contact Info:

E-mail: ZLaub@cfr.org

Publications

Expert Roundup

Egypt After the Election

Authors: Steven A. Cook, Charles W. Dunne, Michael Wahid Hanna, and Issandr El Amrani

Egyptians will vote for president on May 26–27 in an election whose outcome is considered a foregone conclusion. Four experts weigh the state of Egyptian politics more than three years after the uprising.

See more in Egypt; Elections

Backgrounder

Sarin

Author: Zachary Laub

Sarin, one of the world's most lethal chemical weapons, has long been stockpiled but is rarely used by states or terrorists. Allegations of attacks on civilians in Syria, if substantiated, would represent a departure from long-standing international practice.

See more in Weapons of Mass Destruction; Syria

Interview

Dim Prospects for Egypt’s Salafis

Jonathan A.C. Brown interviewed by Zachary Laub

Ultraconservative Salafis played a prominent role in the ouster of president Mohammed Morsi, but are unlikely to shape Egypt after the transition, says expert Jonathan A.C. Brown.