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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 78–84.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Charles Onians Copyright © 2004 World Policy Institute 2004 Charles Onians is a Cairo-based journalist specializing in human rights issues. Supply and Demand Democracy in Egypt Charles Onians Cairo is a city of contradictions, from its only to please the people but also...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 89–95.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Sarah El Sirgany Egypt handed over two uninhabited islands to Saudi Arabia, sparking the largest mass protests in Cairo since 2014. Both governments say they want to maintain close ties, according to journalist Sarah El Sirgany, but conflicting expectations, dissatisfied citizens, and domestic...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 59–69.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Michael Wahid Hanna Michael Wahid Hanna is a senior fellow at The Century Foundation. © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute Photo: Rowan El Shimi CAIRO—During a private conversation following Egypt’s bitterly contested and closely fought presidential...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 42–47.
Published: 01 March 2018
... themselves, particularly when it comes to sexual assault, as critical of the state and its complicity. NGO and rights work is extremely threatened in Egypt at the moment. There is very, very little space for civil society, and holding any kind of public political discussion is extremely difficult...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 23–31.
Published: 01 June 2018
... and watches from behind dark glasses as his entourage of fans squeeze in for selfies with Egypt’s latest military wonder. The general, now 70, is annoyed. When he was 26, he commanded dozens of soldiers on suicidal missions to defend his country. Now, he takes crowds of camera-toting families on battlefield...
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World Policy Journal (2009) 26 (3): 103–119.
Published: 01 September 2009
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 82–89.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Ruth Michaelson Since Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi took power in 2013, the list of Egyptians forcibly disappeared, unjustly detained, or held in pre-trial detention has grown. Journalist Ruth Michaelson explores Egypt’s pliant justice system and the geopolitics that enable the state to lock away...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 89–99.
Published: 01 June 2011
... to them. In the kitchen of a two-room house, Ahmed sits and listens to an elderly woman who lives there with her daughters and grandchildren—all women. The matriarch’s deeply creased face is dotted with the blue tattoos common to Upper Egypt, where she was raised. Her daughters have no money...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 12–14.
Published: 01 June 2017
... to the same abuses without recourse or appeal. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Egypt authoritarianism criminal justice RAMY RAOOF The Egyptian Parliament is considering a bill to require residents to submit their names, ID numbers, and email addresses to a federal authority...
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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (3): 75–82.
Published: 01 September 2007
.... Thus, it was he who persuaded Carter that it was possible to bring peace to the Middle East and to expend an immense amount of energy in successfully reconciling Israel and Egypt. He saw more clearly than most the importance of the United Nations and encouraged Andrew Young in his remarkably creative...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 108–117.
Published: 01 March 2015
..., standing just to the side and pointing her iPhone camera at the men. Scott Long, a Cairo-based human rights blogger, and his friend save the pictures and text before Iraqi removes them two hours later. Building anticipation for her special, “The Dens for Spreading AIDS in Egypt,” Iraqi blurs none...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 25–35.
Published: 01 March 2006
... counsel in ever, the United States began rendering sus­ a Brooklyn detention center on suspicion of pects not only to the United States but also being a member of al-Qaeda. He was first to third countries, such as Egypt, in expand­ shipped off to Jordan against his will and ing counterterrorism...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 34–40.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., in Egypt and far beyond. While, in theory, participation in the political process is one of the civic duties of citizens of democracies, practice has shown that it has a very low return on investment for most citizens. Many have found governmental and legal structures so entrenched over time as to have...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 113–121.
Published: 01 September 2016
... signs of this in Somalia, Lebanon, Yemen, Libya, Algeria, Sudan, and even corners of Egypt. The U.S., Russia, or Iran can send more troops and drones to Syria-Iraq, but this will not resolve the fundamental problem that shakes the Arab world and sends tremors of terrorism, refugees, and fear...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 124–132.
Published: 01 June 2011
... President for Life.) Egypt’s new foreign minister, Nabil Elaraby, a former judge at the International Court of Justice in the Hague, has brokered a condominium between the feuding Palestinian groups Hamas and Fatah, in the process sending chills down the spine of Israel, which once thought Egypt...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 49–52.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Hussein A. Hassouna Copyright © 2001 World Policy Institute 2001 Hussein A. Hassouna is the ambassador of the League o f Arab States to the United Nations and to the United States, and former assistant foreign minister of Egypt for international legal affairs and treaties. He holds...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 59–67.
Published: 01 December 2002
... (The Firmest without any corresponding opening for citi­ Link), and Muhammad Abdu, who served as zens to influence its dictates. As economic the chief mufti of Egypt, grappled with rec­ development failed to keep pace with demo­ onciling Islam to the scientific trends ema­ graphics, the great seats...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 1–14.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... In practice, no two Islamisms are contemporary Muslim world and imple­ alike because they are determined by the mented in some fashion.”2 However, this contexts within which they operate. What generalization does not get us very far in ex­ works in Egypt will not work in Indonesia. plaining...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 113–121.
Published: 01 September 2011
... as democracy. We have had little success—back to the days of Kermit Roosevelt Jr. and his ill-conceived Operation FF in Egypt and in a host of similar escapades before and since—engineering change abroad. Serving as a model that all may work toward is entirely laudable. But, again we must return...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2017
... are risking their lives for the principles of due process; in Egypt, citizens are finding new ways to protest el-Sissi; and in Germany, activists are shining a light on institutional prejudice. Meanwhile, academics in various regions are shaping an intellectual framework for demilitarization. In the West...
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