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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
Asleep at the wheel
Iman Hamam | The line was here. No. Here. No. We crossed. We crossed. They crossed. We switched sides. That’s what
‘The Infiltrator’: Shedding light on the invisible hands
Heba Afify | Mohannad Galal has infiltrated the lines of state-serving civilians, seen aiding the military and police
Egypt’s military companies flirt with solar energy
Isabel Esterman | This month’s issue of the Armed Forces magazine “Al-Defaa” (Defense) features a full-page ad with
A state in shackles
Lina Attalah | Among many of the perceived differences between the January 25, 2011 and the June 30, 2013 mobilizations
Huda Lutfi: Cut and Paste
Laura Bird | Lutfi fills the space with many subjective experiences and narratives, allowing viewers to situate themselves
The state and its constitution
Omar Halawa | As the deadline marking the end of the 50-member committee’s work on amending the 2012 constitution
The people, the church and the state
Naira Antoun and Lina Attalah | BENI SUEF — Childish handwriting. Ripped out sinks in the bathroom. The smell of burning. “There
The politics of the generals
Heba Afify | Egypt’s military does not want to get involved in politics. Or so it says. These words have been repeated
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Sally Toma
The dehumanization of the nation
It was just after Friday prayers, the warm winter sun hesitantly promised serenity once more to the cabinet
Hesham Sallam
Sisi, the presidency, and the officers
The military’s recent statement tasking General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi with taking steps toward a presidential
Reem Saad
The military upholds virtue
I was surprised and disturbed as I followed the stories of many friends and others who reported on social
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Sisi appears in military uniform to support troops in Sinai
Six killed in military plane crash
Sisi approves new appointments in army leadership
Police and military fight over parking spot
CC for complete cure
Sabbahi warns against danger of military president
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Cartoon: Unidentified problem
Andeel | General: "So people say there's a recording on the internet of people with us conspiring and doing forgery and stuff?"General 2: "Yes sir, yes."General: "Right, so what's the problem?"