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Seven Steps to Islamic State (IS) Part 3

Osama Bin Laden and Al Qaeda secured their place in infamy with the attacks of 9/11. Within one month U.S. and U.K. forces had invaded Afghanistan. 1,256 more words

#Putin's aggression has left #Europe in pre-war state, says top Russian writer

by Luke Harding.
Mikhail Shishkin, considered by many to be Russia’s greatest living author, says Europeans are yet to grasp the ‘new reality’. Photograph: David Levenson/Getty Images. 447 more words

Postaday

In Mubarak's Egypt, It Was the Economy, Stupid

A new article appearing in the journal International Studies argues that the fundamental cause of the Egyptian uprisings was not anger at the regimes undemocratic authoritarianism but rather the failure of the Mubarak regime to provide economic prosperity to the majority of the population. 738 more words

Toppled Egyptian President Morsi Charged With Leaking State Secrets

Prosecutors in Egypt Saturday charged former President Mohamed Morsi and nine others with endangering national security by leaking state secrets to Qatar and its affiliated news agency, Al Jazeera. 196 more words

Cattle's Shepherds.....

Thought of The Night:

I seriously started to respect Sadam Hussein, Moamar Ghadafi, Husni Mubarak, Bin Ali and Ali Saleh!! They were the perfect shepherds for such cattle…..

Good Night and…..Good Luck!

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The Fall of the Wrong Pharaoh

Egypt is living the reality of an optimistic tale gone wrong. Their revolution got stolen not once but twice from them – the first time in 2011 after the overthrow of Mubarak by the Military and the Muslim Brotherhood and the second time by the Military. 829 more words

World Politics

Mubarak makes a good argument

Mubarak is back in a court:

Mubarak told the court that the uprising had been “infiltrated” by Islamists, and blamed them and their “local and foreign supporters” for causing the outbreak of violence — part of a pattern of statements by him and former top officials to reshape the narrative of the uprising.

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