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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

So far, the state has chosen to deal only with the operational dimensions of terrorism in Sinai. A more effective strategy would deal with causes as well as symptoms, which in nature are multi-dimensional


President Obama's five-day trip to the African continent put in focus a number of prickly issues. What was the US agenda and what will be the repercussions?


Does Egypt’s battle against terrorism require us to put the constitution on hold? Or is adhering to the constitution and the rights and guarantees enshrined in it necessary for the nation to overcome its current challenges?


The historical US-Iran nuclear deal is a great success for the Islamic regime and its major quandary


Following the historic nuclear deal between the US and Iran, the Arabs must get ready for changes in the geopolitical landscape of the region — principally by formulating and adopting their own strategic vision


Various US academic and economic institutions call for the right of Muslims to celebrate their holidays and allow them to take time off. However, it is still on an unofficial level


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