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Morsi to Face Trial; ‘Knockout’ Suspect Arrested

Plus what a war on Christmas would actually look like, and more in the news

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The Muslim World’s Intellectual Refuseniks Offer Enlightened Views on Islam and Israel

Egyptian playwright Ali Salem and others are marginalized at home and in the Western media, but they are political pioneers

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In Cairo, a Political Choice Becomes a Test of Character for Egypt’s New Military Leader

Gen. Sisi holds de facto power but with elections looming must now decide whether to legitimize his rule with a presidential run

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Israelis Think U.S. Spies on Them; Egypt’s Jon Stewart Off the Air

Plus Claire Danes and Dustin Hoffman talk Homeland, and more in the news

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Cairo Synagogue Ark Door on Display in NYC

Ancient relic from Ben Ezra Synagogue found in auction-house storeroom

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On the 40th Anniversary of the Yom Kippur War, Israel’s Top Spymasters Face Off

Zvi Zamir and Eli Zeira reckon with history in Tel Aviv after four decades of feuding over the surprise attack

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Iran Cyber Commander Killed; Harry Potter Grows Up

Plus Muslim Brotherhood likens Egypt’s army to Hitler, and more in the news

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Report: Iran Funding Hamas Again

Broke Hamas is suddenly not so upset about what Assad is doing

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Two IDF Soldiers Killed This Weekend

Plus Egypt bans the Muslim Brotherhood, and more in the news

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El Al Cancels Flights to Southern City of Eilat

Aviation concerns with new route designed to safeguard against Egypt strike

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Cairo’s Jews Show God They Are Still There

On Rosh Hashanah, a fresh leader rallies a dying community in Egypt

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Stork Suspected of Spying Found Dead in Egypt

Egyptian authorities had cleared the bird and released it from custody

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New Egyptian Regime Reopens Old Fights in Republican Foreign Policy Circles

In the wake of the military takeover, realists and neocons revisit the legacy of George W. Bush’s Freedom Agenda

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Mandy Patinkin’s Story; Mubarak Ordered Freed

Plus Iron Dome battery deployed in Netanya, and more in the news

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Egypt Update: Church Is Canceled, Gen. Sisi Is Jewish

Plus Hosni Mubarak’s encyclopedia of ailments

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What Mubarak’s Release Means For Egypt

Releasing the 85-year-old former president will only further divide the country

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Islamists and Egyptian Military Trade Massacres

Plus former president Hosni Mubarak will reportedly be released from jail

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Egypt Violence Is Not ‘Worse Than the Holocaust’

It was only a matter of time before we heard this

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Who’s to Blame for Violent Surge in Egypt?

As leaders scramble for answers, new figures place death toll at 525

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What You Need to Know About Egypt Unrest

As violence surges, 150 people are reported dead in Egypt

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What’s Wrong With Egypt’s Liberals? For Starters, They’re Not Liberals.

With Egypt’s army clearing protesters by force, scholar Samuel Tadros explains why his country’s modernizers support military rule

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Group Tied to Al-Qaida Fired Rocket at Eilat

Fortunately, Iron Dome knocked the down missile

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Egyptian Jewish Leader: ‘Zionism Is Racism’

The trope has made a series of appearances this week

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Muslim Brotherhood Still Aims to Be Cairopractor

Who will crack first: The Egyptian military or the Brotherhood?

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Media Warfare Is the Middle East’s Latest Blood Sport—and the U.S. Is the Loser

Who owns the widespread and influential new Arab media, source of much of our news about the region?

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Egypt Was Promised $8B in Aid and Loans

Thanks, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates

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Egypt and Morsi on the Brink

As tanks roll near the palace, fears of violent coup rise

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Will Egypt Save Itself From Total Collapse by Going to War With Israel?

Agents of Influence: With the nation divided, in turmoil, and lacking hope for peaceful prosperity, a Middle East neighbor has reason to fear

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What You Need to Know About Egypt’s Protests

Violence also claims a Jewish American college student in Alexandria

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A Motley Crew, Including Said and Wieseltier, Unite To Find Chopin’s Great Lost Interpreter

The quest to rediscover the mysterious pianist Ignace Tiegerman led through Cairo, Italy, and the ghost of Bruno Schulz

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