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Our guide to some of the best online analysis on Egypt
Sep 9th 2013
BY M.R. | CAIRO
WITH the exception of Israel, no country in the Middle East is as closely watched or minutely covered as Egypt. Small wonder: the most populous, strategically crucial and historically influential Arab country has had a turbulent ride of late, ejecting two presidents and flip-flopping between civilian and military, as well as Islamist and secular rulers. Which way Egypt goes inevitably carries wide implications for the surrounding region.
The abundance of punchy reporting, wise commentary and insightful analysis in English makes it tricky to pick favourites. But here are a gingerly plucked few, many of which will link to other, equally useful sources.
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