Only a few hours left to vote for BOB award

THE BOBs is trailing in second place for the Best English Weblog award, so if you can spare a few minutes do go and vote for us!  Update: It's over, we came second, thanks to those who voted! 

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,