Said Okasha assesses the points of agreement and discrepancies between the positions of President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and US President Donald Trump on pressing regional issues, as revealed in their UNGA speeches
While narrowly passed in the Knesset, the struggle around Israel’s new nationality law is far from over, and could lead to the ouster of the extreme right in Israeli politics
Western nations are trying to ensure the continuation of the nuclear deal with Iran despite the US withdrawal and the re-imposition of sanctions
Informed sources in Cairo say that recent French actions on Libya in coordination with Turkey and Qatar are raising resentment, ...
Egypt needs a comprehensive deradicalisation strategy to counter the spread of extremist ideas
The close relationship between Egypt’s foreign policy and national security has been underlined during the first term of President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi
Many agree that Egypt’s reform programme was necessary. But as the economy starts to revive, decision-makers must keep an eye on formulating a comprehensive social policy
In addition to their enormous human costs, the conflicts in the Middle East will have long-term negative effects on the economic prospects of the countries concerned