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Opinion
Becoming ‘legal’: On Mada Masr’s decision to apply for a license under the new media law
We made this choice while thinking about what it means to be radical inside out
Mohamed Gad
An income spent on daily subsistence
Wage earners are picking up the tab of Egypt’s economic ‘reform’ program
Ezzedine C. Fishere
Why the Egyptian military will relinquish power
The military elite has not modified its behavior, and may soon manoeuvre into a new role
 
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features
Arish on high alert after militant infiltration, extraordinary security in South Sinai amid fear of spreading violence
A host of militant attacks in the past two weeks have led to tighter security measures in Sinai
Released but imprisoned daily: Alaa Seif on the need for new imaginations
In his first media interview since his release, Alaa Seif spoke with Mada Masr
With Bashir ousted, protesters reject Sudanese military’s fractured power grab
The lack of clarity around the future of the country's leadership highlights military infighting
‘External pressure’ on Parliament prevents removal of convicted MPs, blocks implementation of corruption verdicts
| Sources state that external pressure is the cause of the many delays to revoke MPs memberships
Found in Translation V: Singing the spiritual
| The text is a three-part essay by Ahmed Shehab Eddine entitled “On Sufism and Hallucinogenic Drugs”
Military launches raids, airstrikes in North Sinai following deadly militant attack on checkpoint
| The series of escalations by Egypt’s Armed Forces comes days after a brazen attack by militants
 
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News
National referendum on constitutional amendments to begin 3 days after parliamentary approval
Egypt blocks over 34,000 websites in attempt to ‘shut down’ constitutional amendments opposition campaign
Sudan’s military council: Government to be civilian except for defense and interior ministries, will not extradite Bashir to ICC
Province of Sinai claims responsibility for Sheikh Zuwayed suicide bombing that Interior Ministry says killed 7, injured 26
 
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