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Abdel Latif el-Menawy
Abdel Latif el-Menawy

Abdel Latif el-Menawy is an author, columnist and multimedia journalist who has covered conflicts around the world. He is the author of “Tahrir: the last 18 days of Mubarak,” a book he wrote as an eyewitness to events during the 18 days before the stepping down of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. Menawy’s most recent public position was head of Egypt’s News Center. He is a member of the National Union of Journalists in the United Kingdom, and the Egyptian Journalists Syndicate. He can be found on Twitter @ALMenawy

COLUMNISTS
Abdel Latif el-Menawy
Abdel Latif el-Menawy

Abdel Latif el-Menawy is an author, columnist and multimedia journalist who has covered conflicts around the world. He is the author of “Tahrir: the last 18 days of Mubarak,” a book he wrote as an eyewitness to events during the 18 days before the stepping down of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. Menawy’s most recent public position was head of Egypt’s News Center. He is a member of the National Union of Journalists in the United Kingdom, and the Egyptian Journalists Syndicate. He can be found on Twitter @ALMenawy

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Egypt and Ethiopia issued a joint statement a few weeks ago, confirming their mutual commitment to ...

To the Egyptian govt, don’t talk down to your people

Wednesday, 16 July 2014

When I previously on wrote why Abdel Fattah al-Sisi should be elected as the Egyptian president, I ...

Bureaucrats must learn Sisi cannot save Egypt alone

Wednesday, 09 July 2014

We must be careful of taking steps  backwards or of being pushed backwards. God has helped us ...

The making of terrorism in the Middle East

Thursday, 26 June 2014

Five years ago and particularly in June of 2009, American forces released Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi - the ...

Sisi should be a man of the people, not scared of them

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Egypt’s two elections, no déjà vu here

Friday, 13 June 2014

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The West is blindfolded when it comes to Egypt

Monday, 02 June 2014

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Egypt’s election flurry has ended, now let’s get to work

Friday, 30 May 2014

The Egyptian presidential elections ended this week. They lasted for three days during which ...

Egyptians, today is the first day of a new beginning

Tuesday, 27 May 2014

This is a defining moment for Egypt as this is when the country overcomes a phase that lasted for ...

Egyptians have finally realized what they want

Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Even if the number of Egyptian expats who participated in the presidential elections this year is ...

Another side to Egypt's Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi

Wednesday, 14 May 2014

The interview with Egyptian presidential candidate Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi broadcast last week was the ...

Sisi and Alexander the Great’s sword

Wednesday, 07 May 2014

When Greek Defense Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos met with presidential candidate Abdel Fattah ...

Hamdeen Sabahi, crying wolf over the Egyptian elections

Friday, 02 May 2014

Egyptian presidential candidate Hamdeen Sabahi has resorted to all sorts of attacks and threats of ...

Insufficiency, a disease that afflicts Egypt

Thursday, 17 April 2014

Insufficiency means the lack of something you need, and extreme insufficiency can become a synonym ...

Made in Egypt: forging change the Egyptian way

Sunday, 13 April 2014

“Egypt is the mother of all nations, and will remain in the heart of the world.” This is ...

Has the Muslim Brotherhood lost its European safe haven?

Tuesday, 08 April 2014

The Canadian parliament has designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organization after ...

Playing the blame game as Egypt crumbles

Friday, 04 April 2014

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He may win the elections, but will Sisi unite Egyptians?

Sunday, 30 March 2014

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Why hasn’t Egypt’s Sisi announced his presidential bid?

Tuesday, 25 March 2014

We are still waiting for an answer to why Egypt’s Abdel Fattah al-Sisi hasn't resigned from ...

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