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The merry-go-round of occupation: Unpacking the stakes of Israel’s election
For the second time this year, Israel is holding a general election in an attempt to form a coalition
After Gaza ceasefire, Egypt works to alleviate Hamas skepticism of Israeli commitment to truce
Ahmad Shehada and Thaier Oun | Hamas informs Egypt of its skepticism of Israel’s commitment to last week’s ceasefire agreement
40 years on: What did Egyptians make of peace with Israel?
Mostafa Mohie | A look at popular sentiment regarding peace with Israel after the Camp David Accords were signed
Will Fatah’s amendments to the new Egypt-sponsored proposal bring the Palestinian reconciliation process to another standstill?
Hamza Abu Eltarabesh | Does the new Fatah-amended proposal jeopardize the prospect of Palestinian reconciliation?
Nabih Sarhan/Joseph Samir: Egyptian poet, Voice of Israel broadcaster
Mohamad Yahia | "I am an Egyptian, but I will never, in any way, be an Arab.”
What was Arab media saying around the time of the October 6 war?
Mai Shams El-Din | As Egypt marked the 42nd anniversary of the October 6, 1973, war yesterday, we delved into the archives
Al-Ahram’s coverage of the October 6 War
Beesan Kassab | The archive of the state-owned Ahram newspaper, which Mada showcases on the anniversary of the October
Technology, mind games and ‘fourth-generation warfare’
Dalia Rabie | “What are they used for, guys?” Sisi asks them. “To destroy countries,” they reply in unison.
Four years of paranoia
Heba Afify | Days after the start of nationwide protests demanding the fall of former President Hosni Mubarak,
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Nael El Toukhy
How Hebrew teaches us something about ourselves, Part 5
In 1949, David Ben-Gurion said of Yemeni Jews arriving in Israel: “They are behind us by more than
Nael El Toukhy
How Hebrew teaches us something about ourselves, Part 4
Israel vs. Israel: Judaism, Islam and Zionism “It pained him that Jews are being killed, but it
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How Hebrew teaches us something about ourselves, Part 3
The awe-inspiring passage of the trilateral root, from Hebrew to Arabic and back.
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Interior Ministry forbids downtown Cairo protest against US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital
Israel raises height of border fence with Egypt by 3 meters
Israeli tour group visits Egypt for 1st time in 18 months
Human rights groups condemn Israeli take-over of convoy to Gaza
The match became a war: Egyptian judoka speaks about Olympic controversy
More than 300 Egyptian artifacts dating over 3,500 years found in Israel
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Cartoon: Common interests
Andeel | Woman: "I don't know, I'm not so keen on children." Israeli soldier: "Me neither."