April 6, 2012

Muslim Brothers Look Inward

Jay Bushinsky, Jerusalem Post

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With power, Islamic regime in Cairo will avoid regional problems such as the status of the Gaza Strip and its Hamas regime.

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TAGGED: Egypt, Muslim Brotherhood


April 5, 2012
Egypt's Muddy Waters
Nathan Brown, The National Interest
The decision of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood to nominate Khairat al-Shater to the presidency plunges Egypt’s transition—always a seemingly unsteady affair—into complete uncertainty. For all the day-to-day... more ››
March 28, 2012
Islamist Vision for Mideast Comes Closer
Blair & Perry, Reuters
The Muslim Brotherhood has quietly spread its influence far beyond Egypt in its 84-year history, but Arab revolts have opened broad new political horizons the group hopes will reflect its founder's vision for the Arab and Islamic... more ››
March 26, 2012
Is the Brotherhood Moderating Hamas?
Jonathan Tobin, Contentions
During the weekend, the New York Times reported that the Muslim Brotherhood, a rising force in post-Mubarak Egypt, is exerting pressure on its Hamas allies to do what is necessary to make its unity pact with Fatah work. The... more ››
April 2, 2012
Muslim Brotherhood Seeks Political Monopoly
El Amrani, The National
Since a little over a week ago, when the Islamist majority in Egypt's parliament rushed through the appointment of a constituent assembly without any serious attempt at building a broader consensus, the country's already... more ››
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... more ››