Monthly Archives: August 2012

Al-Dustour, “Egypt Will Only Be Saved From Death and Destruction by the Union of the Army and the People”

Below is a translation of the front-page editorial that seems to have led to the confiscation of privately owned newspaper Al-Dustour’s Saturday, August 11 edition. I did what I could to maintain the original, ah, excited tone.  And as usual, apologies for any mistakes. … Continue reading

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Al-Rashed, “Victims of Syrian Propaganda”

Below is a translation of Al Arabiya General Manager Abdul Rahman al-Rashed’s defense (published in pan-Arab newspaper Asharq al-Awsat on August 6) of his channel’s Syria coverage.  Al-Rashed’s piece is, in part, a response to Sultan al-Qassemi’s recent Foreign Policy piece, “Breaking the Arab … Continue reading

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