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Egypt Timeline: Since the Arab Uprising
Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Since 2011, Egypt has witnessed protests, political turnovers, sporadic violence, and waves of repression. This analysis spans key events: a new generation of activists energized long-stagnate politics and countrywide demonstrations; political rivalries pitted secularists against Islamists; and internal turmoil led to the election of a former field marshal.
Type: Analysis and Commentary
Conflict Analysis & Prevention
Lucy Kurtzer-Ellenbogen on the Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty 40 Years Later
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
By: Lucy Kurtzer-Ellenbogen
Reflecting on the 40th anniversary of the Egypt-Israel peace treaty, Kurtzer-Ellenbogen says, “One of the big factors with the Egypt-Israel agreement was … bold, courageous leadership that was willing to make unprecedented moves … That’s of course eventually what’s going to need to happen to come to an agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians.”
Type: Podcast
Peace Processes
Middle East Peace: What can we Learn from Camp David 40 Years Later?
Monday, March 25, 2019
By: Robert Barron; Lucy Kurtzer-Ellenbogen; Michael Yaffe
March 26 marks the 40th anniversary of the signing ceremony of the Egypt-Israel peace treaty that resulted from the Camp David Accords. Negotiated by Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin, Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and U.S. President Jimmy Carter, the treaty has been a cornerstone of regional security and U.S. strategy in the Middle East.
Type: Analysis and Commentary
Peace Processes
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Red Sea Rising: Peace and Security in the Horn of Africa and the Middle East
The states on the western side of the Red Sea to the south of Egypt and the Arab states from the east of Egypt through the Arabian Gulf have long been considered distinct regions. This is increasingly a distinction without a difference, however, as these states now operate more as a common political, security, and economic zone.
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Not Just a Punchline: Humor and Nonviolent Action
In the span of a few weeks in April, two longtime North...
Connecting Civil Resistance and Conflict Resolution
In 2011, the world watched millions of Egyptians rally...
USIP to Sharpen Focus on Preventing Conflicts over Water
USIP will host a Water Security and Conflict Prevention...
"The Peace Puzzle:" A New Book Aims to Set the Record Straight on U.S. Peacemaking in the Middle East
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