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2011 Egyptian revolution

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Anger over Egypt's islands deal with Saudi Arabia still smoulders on the streets of Cairo

ABC Online - ‎May 26, 2016‎
The country's economy has been faltering following a drastic drop in revenue from tourism and foreign investment in the wake of the 2011 revolution. The two islands, Sanafir and Tiran, have long been contested, though in light of Saudi Arabia's ...

Is political Islam fading?

Hurriyet Daily News - ‎14 hours ago‎
When Turkish President Erdoğan called for a secular constitution during his visit to Cairo as prime minister in 2011, Ikhwan reacted sharply and accused him of meddling in Egypt's internal affairs. But the group seems to have been affected by Erdoğan's ...
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Tragedy the latest test for struggling EgyptAir

The Australian - ‎May 26, 2016‎
When tourism to Egypt dried up after the 2011 revolution, the airline successfully courted transfer passengers, ferrying them between Europe and far-flung places in Africa via its Cairo hub to offset the loss of tourism business. That reach had also ...
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What is left of Tunisia's Ennahda Party? - ‎May 27, 2016‎
He was overthrown in 1987 by Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, who was president of Tunisia until he was toppled in a popular uprising in 2011. Both governments ... The coup in Egypt [in 2013] had a significant effect on Ennahda's thinking," said Hamid. "They ...
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Russia's Long Road to the Middle East

Wall Street Journal - ‎20 hours ago‎
That promise went unfulfilled after the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution. ... Egypt, the most populous Arab state, signed a U.S.
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Egypt's tourism trade is suffering in the wake of plane disasters and terrorism

Daily Mail - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Lorraine, 58, who runs the Alexandro Café in Sharm El Sheikh with partner Mohamed, added: 'It's a terrible shame because Sharm was just getting back on its feet after the [2011 Egyptian] revolution when the Russian passenger jet went down. 'Now most of ...

Two-time presidential candidate says Egypt losing its role in region

Al-Monitor - ‎May 26, 2016‎
On May 17, former presidential candidate Hamdeen Sabahi decided to stage a sit-in at the Karama Party headquarters in Cairo against the border demarcation agreement between Egypt and Saudi Arabia, under which Egypt transferred ownership of the Red ...

How Tomb Raiders Are Stealing Our History

AINA (press release) - ‎10 hours ago‎
Looting increased after the 2011 revolution, when government security forces melted away. But Parcak's satellite analysis indicates that a major spike had already occurred two years earlier, when the global financial crisis battered the Egyptian ...

Chronicle of a caged journalist: Crocodiles in a court - ‎May 25, 2016‎
After Egypt's January 25, 2011 revolution, which ended 30 years of tyrannical rule by President Hosni Mubarak, the ICFJ, a Washington-based NGO that specialises in advancing quality journalism around the world, asked me to initiate a programme aimed at ...

Egypt's struggle for rebirth

New Era - ‎22 hours ago‎
Egypt experienced two deep-going revolutions in recent times: the youth-led protests of 2011 that removed president Hosni Mubarak from office and the protests of 2013 that removed from office Mohamed Morsi, a leader of the Muslim Brotherhood elected ...
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Shake up for the sheikhs as the oil slump hits home

Chatham House (press release) (subscription) - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Not supporting Hosni Mubarak in Egypt in the face of Arab Spring protests after a multi-decade-long relationship was perceived as an act of cowardly capitulation by Washington.

The Problem With Saving Tunisia

Huffington Post - ‎15 hours ago‎
“Although the revolution upgraded Tunisia's regime hardware from an authoritarian to a democratic government, its operating system - its state institutions, laws, bureaucracies, courts and police - remained largely unchanged.
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EgyptAir Crash Could Cost Economy $5B

Forbes - ‎May 26, 2016‎
The unexplained crash of the EgyptAir plane on May 19 could cost the Egyptian economy around $5bn in lost tourism receipts, according to research firm Capital Economics.
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What you need to know about EgyptAir - ‎May 18, 2016‎
It had been struggling to recover since the Egyptian Revolution in 2011. According to the country's civil aviation ministry, EgyptAir lost around $AU203 million over the 2012-13 financial year, largely due to skyrocketing fuel prices, the devaluation ...

Taste Testing '100 Best Jewish Recipes'

Forward - ‎May 27, 2016‎
(A new edition came out in 2011 called “The New Complete International Jewish Cookbook.” ) Rose was the food editor of ... This book reflects that, with recipes coming from Turkey, Egypt and even corn fritters from Indonesia, with the headnote saying ...

Summer's Top 10 Fiction Titles

Wall Street Journal - ‎May 25, 2016‎
In 2011, Ms. El Rashidi was watching the Egyptian Revolution unfold in real time, covering the overthrow of President Hosni Mubarak in dispatches for the New York Review of Books.

Closing the Middle East's Education Deficit

Project Syndicate - ‎May 25, 2016‎
NILE DELTA - About 60 miles north of Cairo's Tahrir Square - the epicenter of the Egyptian uprising in 2011 - there is a secondary school students call “the prison.

Closing Middle East's education deficit

Gulf Times - ‎May 26, 2016‎
About 60 miles north of Cairo's Tahrir Square - the epicentre of the Egyptian uprising in 2011 - there is a secondary school students call “the prison.

Big gas fields could make Israel energy independent

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - ‎14 hours ago‎
The heart of Israel's energy revolution sits 15 miles off the country's Mediterranean coastline. ... In 2011, Noble Energy(NBL) and Israel's Delek (DGRLY) discovered the Leviathan field. ... Now the gas could flow the other way, as Egypt's demand is ...

Civil State has no meaning in real life but an exposed political maneuvers of lyinge

Sudan Tribune - ‎May 26, 2016‎
... said in an interview with the French newspaper Le Monde days before the General Congress of his party between 20 and May 22 May 2016 that: (there is no longer justification for political Islam in Tunisia and the revolution of 2011 put an end to all ...