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The Egyptian Counterrevolution Will Not Be Televised

Roger’s note: the Egyptian “elected” dictator, General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, attended training sessions in the UK and the USA.  He is no doubt an “asset” of these two powerful paragons of Western democracy.  932 more words

Roger Hollander

CRS -- Egypt: Background and U.S. Relations (updated)

Egypt: Background and U.S. Relations (PDF)
Source: Congressional Research Service (via U.S. State Department Foreign Press Center)

This report provides an overview of the key issues for Congress related to Egypt and information on U.S. foreign aid to Egypt.

Government And Politics

Day 789: Cairo, Egypt

It’s been a while since I have done one of these trips. I’ve lost the ability to sleep through the wails of whiny children. I hesitated before remembering my passport expiration date. 615 more words

Travel

Day 788: Setting Sail to East Africa

Cue Toto. (Just play that in the background as you read this.)

For those of you that only know me from the blog, a quick update: I graduated from business school two weeks ago and will begin working in NYC again in late July. 256 more words

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