New CRS backgrounder on Egypt

The Congressional Research Service has a new backgrounder report on Egypt that provides an overview of the domestic situation, Egypt's foreign policy, relations with the US and more.

Get it here [PDF].

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,