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Egypt: Americans Blamed for Unrest

Egypt's military rulers are blaming outsiders—Americans in particular—for the country's continuing unrest. A U.S. student was briefly detained; other Americans are holed up in the embassy.

For Egyptians, The Revolution Continues

Hosni Mubarak’s fall only marked the beginning of a critical transition in Egypt. The historic revolution—Egypt’s quest for democracy, social justice and economic reform—still has a long way to go.

What Turkey Can Teach Egypt

Egypt’s elections have produced big gains for Islamist parties. Can Egypt's Islamists learn from their Turkish counterparts how to end military domination while keeping religion out of politics?

Egypt: Bloodbath at Maspero

On October 9, Egypt’s security forces attacked protesters—mostly Coptic Christians—who had gathered near state media headquarters, resulting in the worst violence since Hosni Mubarak resigned.