January 16, 2018Egypt
Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia are close to armed conflict over a Nile dam project; so far the United States is ignoring them.
August 28, 2017Egypt
Once a diverse, cosmopolitan society, Egypt has descended into corruption, inequality, and bigotry. Sound familiar?
July 5, 2017Egypt
Two obscure islands that many Egyptians didn't even know about suddenly threaten President Sisi's regime.
June 2, 2017Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
On the war’s fiftieth anniversary, five scholars discuss how Israel, the Palestinian territories, and the Arab world were remade.
April 3, 2017Egypt
Five years after the Arab Spring, Egyptians under Abdel Fattah al-Sisi are further from democracy than ever.
October 28, 2016Yemen
Reading selections for the weekend of October 28, 2016.