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The Qatari contradictions

Qatar can be described as a case, an agent or a contractor, but not as a state (albeit small) in...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 4 weeks ago

Nonpolitical money

The term political money is used in Egypt to describe what candidates pay to buy votes for them to win...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

When will Mahmoud be released?

No one understands why the 16-year-old Mahmoud Mohamed Ahmed has been kept behind bars for 700 days awaiting trial for...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

Lists by acclamation

When a list of 15 candidates wins unanimously and by acclamation, it is astonishing and it casts doubt on the...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

Is it a problem of candidates or legislation?

Many were displeased with the behavior of some candidates for the parliamentary elections with regards to how they jostled about...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

A slap on the wrist

The media usually attacks everyone, save for a few who are immune. And the Interior Ministry still keeps records that...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

The return of Iran

Iran has succeeded in concluding a nuclear deal on Tuesday with six major world powers in the Austrian capital, Vienna,...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

The multifaceted terrorism

The worst reading for terrorism is that what we hear now, calling it a bad thing, and calling terrorists worse...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

Forced disappearance

Respect for the State is a people’s demand and a condition for the progress of a nation. It is derived...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

Deferred questions about Parliament

The Constitutional Court decided to issue its verdict on the invalidity of the parliamentary elections on Sunday. Whatever the verdict...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

Sisi’s revolution against his regime

Last Saturday, Mohamed Hassanein Heikal called on President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to revolt against his own regime. This raised considerable...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 3 years ago

How did we fall back?

When we continue to confront the US and Israel only through shouting, condemnation and rejection, and when the Arabs fail...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 4 years ago

U.S. raids Syria as Arabs lacked an alternative

Arab foreign ministers met yesterday to discuss the repercussions of the U.S. raid on Syria, as they did before to...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 4 years ago

Do not consider others traitors

What is happening in Egypt now is unfortunate, namely coining those who have different opinions about events and different visions...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 4 years ago