Akef's "overthrow plans"

I will have more to say about the Brotherhood in a few days but in the meantime I found the headline of this AP story amusing: Egypt's Akef Denies Overthrow Plans. The story is a decent overview of recent events, too.

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region, www.arabist.net.