New video on Maspero

This video, by the Campaign against Military Tribunals, was just released today and shows graphic new footage of soldiers attacking protestors on the night of October 9 at Maspero. There will be an international day of solidarity tomorrow, Saturday 12 November, in cities across the world for Egyptians detained by the military.

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.