Yemen president reshuffles cabinet amid protests

Wednesday, 11 June 2014

Yemeni President Abdrabuh Mansour Hadi replaced five ministers Wednesday in a cabinet reshuffle amid ......

Bouteflika names Algeria’s new cabinet

Tuesday, 06 May 2014

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday named a new cabinet after his election to a fourth ......

Tunisia’s Islamist PM steps down as unrest mounts

Thursday, 09 January 2014

Tunisia's Islamist Prime Minister Ali Larayedh resigned on Thursday to make way for a caretaker ......

Netanyahu partner urges peace deal with Palestinians

Sunday, 08 December 2013

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's main coalition partner publicly prodded him on Sunday to ......

The Moroccan Justice and Development Party: What keeps it alive?

Monday, 04 November 2013

While political fiasco continues to reshape the region with a full-fledged civil war in Syria, ......

Iran parliament approves two ministers proposed by Rowhani

Monday, 28 October 2013

Iran’s parliament, mostly led by conservatives, approved on Sunday two new ministers of ......

Algeria’s Bouteflika, unseen for months, makes cabinet appearance

Monday, 30 September 2013

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, unseen for months because of health problems, headed over a ......

State media: Syria's Assad reshuffles government

Thursday, 22 August 2013

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad appointed six new cabinet ministers on Thursday, the official SANA ......

Spot the difference: Israeli pictured as Egypt minister in media blunder

Saturday, 20 July 2013

When the Egyptian interim cabinet was announced last week, an Arab-Israeli woman was shocked to find ......

‘Let them play,’ said Egypt’s president

Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Sonia Farid, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of English Literature at Cairo University. She is a translator, editor, and political activist. Her social work focuses on political awareness and women’s rights and her writing interests include society, politics, and security in Egypt. She took part in a number of local and international conferences and published several academic papers. She can be reached at soniafarid@gmail.com