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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 month 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 months 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 3 months 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 6 months 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 7 months 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 7 months 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 1 year ago

The Wafd Party deserves our salute

In recent days, the Wafd Party has been under great pressure to change its position at the last minute to...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 1 year ago

Shafiq and his mis-calculations

It seems that General Ahmed Shafiq did not properly calculate the consequences of his decision to suddenly announce from abroad...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 1 year ago

Egypt and Israel

The relationship between Egypt and Israel changed from a state of war and confrontation to an era of cold peace,...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

Corruption is a system

I did not understand at any phase in the evolution of our political systems how fighting corruption is partial or...

Amr el-Shobaki Amr el-Shobaki 2 years ago

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 2 years 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 3 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 4 years ago