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The Prophet Mohammed, according to a new study, was the first military general in Islam. Without his military genius, according to its author, Islam would not have survived his death
The way in which the cabinet secretariat amended, 5 May, part of Egypt's new and troubled investment law sets a dangerous precedent that should be addressed, even if the change was necessary
Amid the present furore over what is Islam, we should recall something important: the Egyptian Revolution was not anti-Islamic or pro-Islamic, but non-Islamic, aimed at breaking the police state/Islamic state duality
The last few accidents proved that Egypt is in need of renovation and maintenance to prevent more deterioration and accidents. We should also find specific policies to help stop infrastructure problems in the future at the source
Neither of the two traditionally leading UK political parties looks set to gain a majority in this week's general elections, while voter turnout is also almost sure to drop significantly
Finally, Arabs are taking action to save Yemen from Iranian encroachment
Only three days remain before the international economic conference in Sharm El-Sheikh, which the government is hoping will be a turning point for the economy
The Egyptian revolution will not succeed until it establishes a new system that eliminates the causes of the revolution, which persist until now

Cash transfer programmes like Karama and Takaful can partially eliminate poverty in Egypt, provided they are well implemented, well researched and well documented

Europe cannot solve the problem for Syrian refugees on its own. The Gulf states must do more

Egypt's recently issued anti-terrorism law raises a number of problems regarding the balance between combating terrorism and respecting public freedoms and human rights

Rubbish disposal, or the lack of it, prompted the "You Stink" campaign in Lebanon, which fast mushroomed into a civic movement that threatens to trash the country's confessional political system

Beyond the dangers of arriving to safety, refugees face ongoing challenges that can come to define their lives, centred around their integration into, or alienation from, their new host societies

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