Egypt and COVID-19: The economy is more important than people’s lives

The Egyptian regime has persistently refused to impose a general closure despite the government's admission that infection rates are ten times more than the announced. According to...

Al-Sisi’s aggression amounts to Trump’s in the last days

General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's regime arrested, this week, three senior members of one of the country’s most prominent and few remaining human rights groups, days before Donald Trump’s expected leave...

The rule of law in Egypt has collapsed due to the privileges of the...

A quarrel inside an Egyptian court between an officer from the court guarding force and an advisor in the Administrative Prosecution turned into a conversation in Egypt’s...

Sudan offers Egypt a hard choice between Halayeb and the Renaissance Dam

In its critical situation, the Egyptian regime has got itself into trouble with Sudan, which may push it to make significant concessions over the disputed Halayeb and...

Mohamed Beltagy: One of the January Revolution’s forgotten heroes

On the tenth anniversary of the 25January Revolution, we remember Professor Mohamed Beltagy, one of its icons, who is paying the price of his principles and attitudes, as he concludes...

Yemen: One of the rare disagreements between Egypt and Saudi Arabia

Since July 3, 2013, it has been clear how much the new Egyptian regime relies on Saudi Arabia and the UAE as a political and financial supporter,...

The stray empire: The military monopolises the halal meat market

January 1, 2019 Last May, the Egyptian minister of agriculture issued a decision to certify the Islamic Egyptian Company (IS EG) as the only...

Despite the commodities exchange, why is the government failing to control prices?

Amidst the Egyptian citizen’s affliction and suffering with the rise of commodity prices and the inability of most citizens to meet their basic needs, the government’s announcement...

Nation’s Future Party sweeps senate elections without competition

The sweep of the Nation’s Future Party (individual and list candidates) for the senate elections after they gained the majority in the House of Representatives has raised...

9 years since the January revolution and the sequels of its defeat

This month marks the ninth anniversary of the Egyptian revolution that broke out on 25 January 2011. The revolution ousted former President Hosni Mubarak and stopped his son,...