April 4, 2012
An Islamist Power Grab in Egypt
Hussein Ibish, NOW Lebanon
In the weeks following Egypt’s parliamentary elections, it seemed as if the country was beginning to stagger toward the orderly emergence of power-sharing agreements. But as events have developed more recently, especially the reversal of the Muslim Brotherhood's pledge not to field a presidential candidate, the Egyptian political scene has become increasingly chaotic.
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