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      Sisi loses his lustre as discontent grows in Egypt

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    1. December 22, 2015

      Dark days for Egypt’s amateur vice squad

      Egypt’s revolution meant different things to different people. But, for most, it was a reason for optimism. After the...

    2. December 17, 2015

      Cameron stops short of banning Muslim Brotherhood

      David Cameron, the UK prime minister, has used the final day of the parliamentary year to publish findings of a...

    3. October 19, 2015

      Government scrambles to boost turnout in Egypt poll

      The authorities in Egypt were scrambling to increase turnout in the country’s much-delayed parliamentary election on...

    4. October 16, 2015

      Old guard eye comeback in Egypt polls

      Ihab al-Omda, a wealthy Egyptian businessman and Mubarak-era stalwart, is preparing for his political comeback. Elected...

    5. August 29, 2015

      Egyptian court sentences Al Jazeera journalists to 3 years prison

      An Egyptian judge presiding over the retrial of three Al Jazeera journalists has sentenced them to three years in...

    6. August 17, 2015

      Egypt’s Sisi approves strict anti-terror law

      Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has approved a controversial antiterrorism law which imposes harsh penalties on...

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      July 29, 2015

      Egypt faces the ghosts of Algeria

      Two years after President Mohamed Morsi’s ouster, Egypt faces a growing insurgency. The situation is eerily similar to...

    8. July 1, 2015

      Egypt militants kill at least 64 soldiers in co-ordinated attack in Sinai

      At least 64 soldiers were killed on Wednesday in a series of co-ordinated attacks claimed by militants from an...

    9. July 1, 2015

      Cairo soap opera casts Islamists as the bad guys

      The scene is a model of harmony in a cosmopolitan Middle East. Muslims, Christians and Jews live side by side, the...

    10. June 16, 2015

      Egypt court upholds Mohamed Morsi death sentence over jailbreak

      A court in Cairo has upheld the death sentence imposed in May on ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi over a prison...

    11. June 10, 2015

      Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood youth push for confrontational tactics

      Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood group, already reeling from a relentless security crackdown by the country’s authorities, is...

    12. May 16, 2015

      Egypt sentences ousted president Morsi to death

      A court in Cairo has sentenced Mohamed Morsi, the ousted Islamist president, to death along with 105 others in...

    13. April 24, 2015

      Egypt’s ‘hanging judge’ accused of politicised verdicts

      The judge glowers at the weeping young defendant in the Tora Police Academy in Cairo. Naemah Sayed’s lawyer tells the...

    14. April 22, 2015

      Egyptian autocracy bodes ill for Arab region

      Mohamed Morsi, the elected Islamist president of Egypt toppled by the army in mid-2013 after only a year in power, was...

    15. April 21, 2015

      Former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi jailed for 20 years

      A criminal court in Cairo has sentenced Mohamed Morsi, Egypt’s first elected president who was ousted by the military...

    16. April 15, 2015

      Opinion: ‘Ankara is no longer seen as a safe pair of hands’

      Four years ago, Turkey was regarded as a linchpin of stability in the Middle East. It was a stalwart in the Nato...

    17. March 19, 2015

      Libya: A divided land

      This time it was the guards from an Austrian-run gas facility in Libya’s Saharan southwest. They were shown beheaded in...

    18. March 17, 2015

      Cameron acts clumsily on the Muslim Brothers

      David Cameron’s government faces two big challenges when confronting the threat of Islamist terrorism on Britain’s...

    19. March 16, 2015

      David Cameron pulls Muslim Brotherhood report

      David Cameron has made an eleventh-hour intervention to postpone the publication of a controversial report into the...

    20. March 13, 2015

      Gulf states put their money on Sisi’s Egypt with pledges worth $12bn

      Arab Gulf states kicked off a high profile investor conference in Egypt on Friday with a strong show of support for the...

    21. March 11, 2015

      Naguib Sawiris: the Egyptian tycoon with a sharp political edge

      It is not usual for Egyptian businessmen to court political controversy, and more so if they come from the country’s...

    22. March 9, 2015

      Rise in bombings ahead of conference alarms officials in Egypt

      A spate of bombings targeting the Egyptian offices of international mobile phone companies and other symbols of western...

    23. March 3, 2015

      Turkey’s regional ambitions evaporate along with friendships

      “We do not care about being alone in the world . . . What we care about is what our people think about us.” So said...

    24. February 10, 2015

      Putin and Sisi linked by common thread of illiberal democracy

      When strongmen get together, pomp and mutual admiration are never far behind. So it was when President Vladimir Putin...

    25. February 8, 2015

      Recording claims to show Egypt leaders’ disdain for Gulf donors

      The latest in a series of allegedly leaked, but unverified, audio recordings from within the inner circle of Egypt’s...

    26. February 4, 2015

      Gulf countries to invest in Egypt sovereign fund

      Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait are considering investing in a multibillion-dollar “sovereign fund”...

    27. January 25, 2015

      Protesters killed as Egypt marks 2011 uprising

      At least 15 protesters and one policeman have been killed in clashes in Egypt during demonstrations to mark the fourth...

    28. December 29, 2014

      Government to withhold full UK Muslim Brotherhood report

      A controversial report into the activities of the Muslim Brotherhood in Britain will not be published in full, the...

    29. December 23, 2014

      Qatar shuts Al Jazeera unit that angered Egypt

      Qatar has closed an affiliate of its Al Jazeera television network dedicated to covering Egypt, removing a big source...

    30. December 21, 2014

      Egypt and Qatar inch towards detente after Saudi-brokered talks

      President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said Egypt “looked forward to turning the page on past differences” with Qatar following...

    31. December 11, 2014

      Relief felt in western capitals as Qatar comes in from the cold

      Qatar has paid a heavy price for its pro-Islamist policy over the past year. Dispensing with the pretence of brotherly...

    32. The World

      December 2, 2014

      Putin and Erdogan: not quite kindred spirits

      One of the most compelling of international relationships was on display in Ankara this week when Russian President...

    33. FT Photo Diary

      November 28, 2014

      Egyptian rally

      Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi shout slogans against the military and...

    34. FT Data

      November 24, 2014

      The power of the street

      In the aftermath of the financial crisis the world saw an increase in the number of street protests. Many inspired by...

    35. November 16, 2014

      UAE blacklists 83 groups as terrorists

      The United Arab Emirates has blacklisted 83 organisations as terrorists, broadening the authorities’ ability to target...

    36. November 2, 2014

      UK and Qatar sign pact to combat jihadis and cyber warfare

      The UK has signed a security pact with Qatar to share classified intelligence and deepen ties between the two...

    37. October 24, 2014

      Islamists kill 31 Egyptian soldiers in Sinai

      Islamist militants killed 31 Egyptian soldiers on Friday in two separate attacks in the northern Sinai Peninsula, the...

    38. October 24, 2014

      UK report clears Muslim Brotherhood of terror links, say lawyers

      The Muslim Brotherhood has been cleared of links to terrorism in an unpublished government report, the group’s lawyers...

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