December 5, 2012Egypt
Those who wish to remain optimistic about political developments in Egypt must today contend with a most ridiculous yet still serious development. The new Prosecutor General, Talaat Ibrahim Abdallah…
July 5, 2017Egypt
Two obscure islands that many Egyptians didn't even know about suddenly threaten President Sisi's regime.
May 8, 2017Saudi Arabia
Is the Muslim world divided over an ancient sectarian conflict? Not really: It's twenty-first-century power politics.
May 16, 2018West Africa
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf discusses the importance of women's involvement in development and democracy in Africa.
February 27, 2017Saudi Arabia
Our unhappy marriage with Saudi Arabia will probably endure—because the Saudis can’t be trusted on their own.