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In Egypt, Muslim Brotherhood Steps Up, but Role Is Uncertain -

Q+A-Will other N.African states go way of Egypt and Tunisia? | News by Country | Reuters

Tunisia, Egypt and the protracted collapse of the American empire - Le Monde diplomatique - English edition

BBC News - Egypt crisis 'costing economy $310m a day'

Egypt creates $854 mln compensation fund  - Yahoo! News UK

Four killed in fights over gas cylinders, many injured in fights over bread | Al-Masry Al-Youm: Today's News from Egypt

Egypt youth to announce formation of 25-person negotiating body, including Baradei, Zewail and Moussa - Politics - Egypt - Ahram Online

Understanding revolutionary Egypt - An FP roundtable discussion | The Middle East Channel

What do we do about Egypt now? | Stephen M. Walt

The Egyptian Military Calculus | The Middle East Channel


"We are the law, we are the state" - Cairo youths at neighborhood checkpoint Asharq Alawsat Newspaper (English) / Middle East & North Africa - Mubarak warned over European aid / Middle East & North Africa - Egyptian army seen as riven by factionalism

M of A - From Dictator To Dictator - Obama's "Orderly Transition"

Where Egypt military's loyalties lie remains unclear

Facebook and YouTube Fuel the Egyptian Protests -


Stability of Egypt Hinges on a Divided Military -

Egypt's army instructed to help foreign media Asharq Alawsat Newspaper (English)

Cairo protests:The west has a duty to nurture democracy | Observer editorial | Comment is free | The Observer