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Jack Shenker

Jack Shenker

    Egypt's revolution won't end with the presidential election
    Egypt's revolution won't end with the presidential election
    The apartment blocks on my street in downtown Cairo have accommodated many cycles of Egypt's political tumult in the past 18 months.
    Muslim Brotherhood looks set for victory in Egypt elections
    Muslim Brotherhood looks set for victory in Egypt elections
    Political Islamists look likely to dominate Egypt's first post-Mubarak Parliament after sweeping victories for religious parties in the first round...
    Egypt army's crackdown on Tahrir protesters leaves 13 dead
    Egypt army's crackdown on Tahrir protesters leaves 13 dead
    At least 13 people have been killed in a violent assault by the Egyptian army and police to evict protesters from Cairo's Tahrir Square, according...
    Islamists' role in uprising low key
    Islamists' role in uprising low key
    Egypt's Islamist opposition has vowed to "respect the will of the Egyptian people" if Hosni Mubarak's regime falls, amid concern from Western...
    'Criminal regime is killing its people'
    'Criminal regime is killing its people'
    Mohamed ElBaradei has called on the international community to urgently withdraw support from "a regime that is killing its people", following...
    The first day of the Egyptian revolution
    The first day of the Egyptian revolution
    Tens of thousands of Egyptians took to the streets on Tuesday demanding an end to President Hosni Mubarak's 30-year rule. The mass demonstrations...
    Egypt's frustrated young dream of revolution
    Egypt's frustrated young dream of revolution
    News of the latest act of self-immolation in Egypt reached Waleed Shamad while he was sitting in the bourse, a dense warren of outdoor shisha cafes...
    El Alamein clears mines for tourist season
    El Alamein clears mines for tourist season
    Along Egypt's white-sand Mediterranean coastline, an enormous metal advertising hoarding is being hauled into place by the roadside. "Blissful...
    Racist slur tarnishes singer's bright star
    Racist slur tarnishes singer's bright star
    One of the Arab world's biggest pop stars has provoked outrage after releasing a song that refers to black Egyptians as monkeys.