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Opinion
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
Using force to achieve political goals is a cornerstone of Muslim Brotherhood ideology, including the new Qutbists emerging now. But more is needed from the state than responding with force alone

It is the Muslim Brotherhood – before anyone else – who deposed their own man in the presidential palace, before forcing their supporters into tragic confrontations at Rabaa


Observing developments in the Middle East, some Latin American countries, and Greece confirms we are living in an era of major transformations in the global order


Will the Iranian and US foreign ministers win the Nobel Peace Prize next year?


The two-way canal will bring more jobs and opportunities. But how will that be reflected in the community and the quality of life in the region and in Egypt?


The Arab states need to deal seriously and objectively with regional reality, including the Iranian nuclear agreement, and take more political initiative


Terrorism has a long history in Egypt


Following the inauguration of the new Suez Canal project, the government should direct its attention to economic policies that will relief Egyptians’ daily living conditions


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