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sisi on the march
sisi on the march
Egypt Stabilizes Economy, Turns Toward Russia

Egypt’s economic outlook got a boost from Fitch, which upgraded its forecast from “negative” to “stable” for the first time since the 2011 revolution. But the big question of the moment is whether military chief (and future president?) Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and his military colleagues can effectively keep the security situation from spiraling out of control.

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Theft in Broad Daylight

This is not your everyday bank failure in Russia.

Asia's Game of Thrones

As he heads to Japan, Duterte is once again denouncing U.S. military involvement in the Pacific. Can Tokyo push back?

The Cracks Start to Widen

Again, the question supporters of the law will have to answer centers on sustainability: is the health system that Obamacare establishes something that can really last?

Crude Economics

That OPEC production cut is going to have to fall on the Saudis’ shoulders—if it’s to happen at all.

Egypt in Turmoil

The West is ignoring an ongoing crisis in Egypt, as painful austerity measures stoke outrage against the Sisi government.

Why We Can't Have Nice Things

Déjà vu all over again.

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