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Beyond deterrence

For the first time in decades Egypt has employed its military power to become an important element in the equation...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 1 month ago

Egypt’s two challenges: security and the right to life

Egypt currently faces two major challenges. The first, which is existential, is related to the issue of water rights and...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 3 months ago

Fighting coronavirus

When the World Health Organization warned on Monday that the threat of a pandemic related to coronavirus has become very...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 7 months ago

Berlin Conference

The Berlin conference was held in an attempt to resolve the conflict in Libya. The five permanent members of the...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 8 months ago

Lebanon’s Demonstrations

Protests in Lebanon have recently started up against poor economic conditions, quickly turning into a rejection of the entire ruling...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 11 months ago

On the issue of demonstration

It still dominates large sectors inside and outside the country: a fear and perhaps panic about the issue of demonstrations....

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 12 months ago

Economy versus politics

The convening of the Bahrain conference means adopting a choice of economy versus political failure, and that the US administration’s...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 1 year ago

Parallel interactions

The course of the constitutional amendments ended with a result defined in all our previous referenda; the usual “yes” announced...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 1 year ago

The crime in New Zealand

The crime in New Zealand that left 50 innocent martyrs in a house of God marks a turning point in...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

Human rights questions

The official discourse on human rights is still far from providing the correct answers to the questions raised internationally on...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

Dialogue despite violence

  The Giletts Jaunes (Yellow Vests) protests in Paris on Saturday saw violent acts (92 people were injured, including 14...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

Copts’ suffering

Some of us are still dealing with the issue of “terrorism targeting Egypt” as if it were in a battle...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

Concern for Khashoggi

Some have questioned the global attention surrounding the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside his country’s consulate in Istanbul....

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

The industry of extremism

The main and perhaps most obvious question in dealing with the phenomenon of terrorism is usually absent from the official...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 3 years ago