No more posts till August

Holidays far, far from the Middle East in a remote and thankfully disconnected location mean the site will not be updated for the next two weeks. Have a good July!

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,