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Below, Egypt's first president (1952-54, deposed by Nasser) Mohammed Naguib meets with an Egyptian Jewish community leader on Rosh Hashannah in 1953. From an excellent Facebook page featuring old pictures and videos from the Arab world.

[h/t Angry Arab]

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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.