Hosni Mubarak’s legacy is Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

The Mubarak era laid the foundations for the political and socioeconomic disaster of el-Sisi’s rule. In 2003, then-president Hosni Mubarak collapsed while delivering a televised address before the Egyptian parliament. The 75-year-old was revived shortly afterwards and managed to complete the speech to rapturous applause. Later, …

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The US bought Sisi for $9bn, but the Egyptian people cannot be swayed

When Trump announced Jerusalem was Israel’s undivided capital under his so-called “deal of the century”, the Egyptian public questioned whether Al-Sisi had a hand in preparing the plan. His support, after all, came just half an hour after the announcement. Officially, Egypt supports the establishment of …

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Sudan protesters reject secret meeting with Israel

The head of Sudan’s National Umma Party, Mubarak Al-Fadil Al-Mahdi, yesterday hailed the meeting of the Sudanese sovereignty council, Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan, with the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, describing their discussion as “bold and brave.” “Al-Burhan’s meeting with Netanyahu is a bold and courageous step …

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