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17th August 2013 – Sun News Network - Canada

News Update

FDD's Khairi Abaza discusses the ongoing unrest in Egypt from Cairo. more...

16th August 2013 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

The brutal crackdown on pro-Morsi protesters in Egypt. more...

16th August 2013 – BBC Radio 4

The World Tonight

FDD's Khairi Abaza joins a discussion on cutting foreign aid to Egypt following the bloody crackdown on pro-Morsi protesters. more...

16th August 2013 – CTV News

News Update

FDD's Khairi Abaza discusses the situation in Egypt from Cairo and says it has become 'extremely tense' on the streets. more...

12th August 2013 – CTV News

News Update

Clifford D. May

FDD's Clifford May discusses how the situation in Egypt can get worse if the Army chooses to forcefully remove the pro-Morsi protesters. more...

6th August 2013 – The Caravan

An Islamist Moment?

Reuel Marc Gerecht

Fifty years ago, the historian Elizabeth Monroe published a beautifully written book with a dismissive title: Britain’s Moment in the Middle East, 1914-1956. more...

3rd August 2013 – The Long War Journal

Zawahiri Rebukes Muslim Brotherhood for Trusting Democracy

Bill Roggio

Just one day after the Egyptian military overthrew the elected Muslim Brotherhood government, Shabaab was at the forefront of those arguing... more...

29th July 2013 – War on the Rocks

Rumor Busting: Benghazi, the Brotherhood, and Interpretation of Data

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

A couple of weeks ago, I testified at a House hearing on the terrorist threat in North Africa. The hearing closed with a line of questions from one... more...

29th July 2013 – Quoted by Oren Dorell, USA Today

Analysts: Egypt Coup Weakens Hamas, May Help Peace Talks

Jonathan Schanzer

Unrest in Egypt and an Egyptian military crackdown in the Sinai has weakened the Palestinian Liberation Organization's main rival, Hamas... more...

26th July 2013 – BBC News

BBC World News America

Reuel Marc Gerecht

FDD's Reuel Marc Gerecht discusses the crackdown on pro-Morsi protesters by the Egyptian Army and the future of the Muslim Brotherhood. more...

26th July 2013 – Fox News

Happening Now

Reuel Marc Gerecht

Can the Islamists in Egypt make a come back in new elections? FDD's Reuel Marc Gerecht discusses. more...

26th July 2013 – The Weekly Standard

The Great Collision

Reuel Marc Gerecht

For most of those who were so hopeful when the Great Arab Revolt downed the dictator Hosni Mubarak two years ago, the travails of Egypt’s fledgling... more...

24th July 2013 – The Wall Street Journal

Egypt’s Islamists Will Rise Again

Reuel Marc Gerecht

Fifty years ago, the historian Elizabeth Monroe published a beautifully written book with a dismissive title, "Britain's Moment in the Middle East, 1914-1956." more...

23rd July 2013 – CTC Sentinel

Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb’s Tunisia Strategy

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

During the last two years, Salafist activity has escalated in Tunisia. Much of this activity—primarily da`wa (religious outreach) designed to expand the Salafist movement... more...

18th July 2013 – Podcast

The Loopcast

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Political Islam after Egypt's coup. more...

18th July 2013 – Scripps Howard News Service

The New Muslim Generation

Clifford D. May

A month ago, State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki was asked whether the Taliban is a terrorist organization. The question appeared to stump her. more...

16th July 2013 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

The removal of Mohamed Morsi from power in Egypt. more...

16th July 2013 – FDD Video Analysis

Reuel Marc Gerecht on the Current Crisis in Egypt

Reuel Marc Gerecht

FDD senior fellow Reuel Marc Gerecht analyzes the situation in Egypt following the removal of Mohamed Morsi. more...

16th July 2013 – FDD Video Analysis

John Hannah on the Current Crisis in Egypt

John Hannah

FDD senior fellow John Hannah analyzes the situation in Egypt following the removal of Mohamed Morsi. more...

16th July 2013 – FDD Video Analysis

Jonathan Schanzer on the Current Crisis in Egypt

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD's vice-president of research Reuel Marc Gerecht analyzes the situation in Egypt following the removal of Mohamed Morsi. more...

Experts

Jonathan Schanzer

Vice President for Research

Clifford D. May

President

Events

29th July 2013 - 12:00 PM

Egyptian Revolution 2.0

A Conversation with Bahaa El-Taweal, Khairi Abaza, Reuel Marc Gerecht, Samuel Tadros, and Jonathan Schanzer

In light of the rapidly changing situation on the ground in Egypt, the U.S. must now determine how best to support Egypt's transition, protect U.S. interests, and advance democracy in the region. Are we supporting a military dictatorship over a popularly elected Islamist government? What does the future hold for the non-Islamist Tamarod movement? Will the Muslim Brotherhood rebound from this defeat? What does this crisis portend for the Muslim Brotherhood bloc, including Qatar and Turkey?

26th October 2012 - 3:00 AM

Khairi Abaza Speaks on Egypt’s New Government

Where is the Egyptian 'Third Republic' Heading

Al-Hewar Center, Vienna, VA