Washington’s back-and-forth with Egypt

September 9, 2017 cairoherald 0

  Egypt will hold renewed military exercises with US forces later this month for the first time since 2009. Washington canceled the biannual drill in 2011 amid the “Arab Spring” that overthrew long-time strongman Hosni […]


Is America Setting Up Egypt to Fail?

September 7, 2017 cairoherald 0

  United States President Donald Trump has denied $290 million in aid to Egypt, Reuters reported on August 22, citing two anonymous sources. The move strains already weak relations between the U.S. and Egypt. The […]


Senate panel slashes military aid to Egypt

September 7, 2017 cairoherald 0

  The Senate’s foreign aid spending panel voted today to slash military assistance to Egypt by $300 million amid growing congressional frustration with the country’s dismal human rights record under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. A […]


How Israeli citizens are becoming stateless

September 1, 2017 cairoherald 0

  Israel has been gradually stripping thousands of Palestinian Bedouins from various villages in the southern Negev region of their citizenship status, claiming that they had been granted nationality in error – a move residents […]