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Why democracy support matters

Democracy support serves US interests and extends US influence in the world.

The al-Sisi alternative

The Egyptian president should be seen as an ally in the fight against Islamic extremism.

Murder in Paris, revolution in Egypt

Last week, Egypt's Gen. Sisi gave a speech that may be the most important in a generation.

Cementing peace in the Middle East

Will there be peaceful construction or deadly destruction in the days and weeks ahead?

The Middle East's three-way war

How to make sense of the different factions and forces now fighting in Syria and Iraq?

The dark side of elections

The presidential elections in Egypt and Syria were carefully orchestrated theater whose outcomes...