South Africa could end up like Zimbabwe. Hans-Joachim Löwer

Mai Shams El-Din

Mai Shams El-Din

Mai Shams El-Din is an Egyptian journalist based in Cairo. She has worked for various Cairo-based English publications and is currently writing for the Mada Masr news website. She blogs at maishams.tumblr.com and tweets at @maishams.

Last updated on 07.07.2013

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The End of Morsi's Rule

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The Road to Collapse

Following Morsi’s ouster, Egypt is once again on a knife-edge. While it is yet unforeseeable how the country can overcome the current state of crisis, it is quite clear how it got itself into it in the first place.

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Egyptian Elections

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Three Strikes and You're Out

Egyptian revolutionaries lack unity and coordination. Their poor performance during the presidential elections is a result of their weakness, not a sign of the strength of the Muslim Brotherhood.

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