September 28, 2012

Egypt Assuming a Leadership Role in the Mideast

The National, The National

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It's been a while since a regional power emerged.

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TAGGED: Mohammed Morsi, Egypt


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All Eyes on Morsi
Steven Cook, From the Potomac to the Euphrates
Perhaps the most anticipated speech at this year’s UN General Assembly meeting will be that of Egypt’s new president, Mohammed Morsi. The annual heads-of-state palooza at Turtle Bay is generally a yawner where very... more ››
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Is This the Clash of Civilizations?
Walter Russell Mead, American Interest
The person who comes out of all this looking smartest is Samuel Huntington. His book on the “clash of civilizations” was widely and unfairly trashed as predicting an inevitable conflict between Islam and the west, and he was... more ››
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Does America Know Its Real Enemy?
Caroline Glick, Jerusalem Post
Did U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens understand why he and his fellow Americans were being murdered? more ››
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Is Egypt an Ally of the U.S.?
P.J. Crowley, The Daily Beast
The United States expected more of Morsi given the fact that Egypt remains one of the leading recipients of U.S. assistance and badly needs bilateral and international help to rebuild its battered economy. more ››
September 15, 2012
U.S. to Remain Dominant Power in the Mideast
Steven A. Cook, FP
Despite the background chatter of the America's diminished global stature, the country is uniquely positioned to lead the world and remain the preeminent power in the Middle East. In their early 21st-century malaise, citizens of... more ››