The Enemies of Our Enemies

The Salafis, Sunni Islamic extremists, are at least opposed to the most dangerous U.S. adversaries, the Shiites

Daybreak: In Egypt, Rage at Shafik’s Inclusion

Plus the Iran talks are stalled, and more in the news

An Egyptian Democrat Gives Up

The first free presidential election in Egypt begins today. No matter the winner, liberal democracy has lost.

Moderate Islamist Is Egypt’s Frontrunner

Aboul Fotouh reaps benefit of Brotherhood fatigue, opponent’s Mubarak link

London Jews’ Labour Problem

Ken Livingstone, the once and perhaps future London mayor, has made a string of anti-Semitic remarks. Why do his party’s leaders indulge him?

Ultra-Right Backs Moderate Islamist in Egypt

Salafists, Christians could defeat Muslim Brotherhood for presidency

Daybreak: Etan Patz Search Ends W/o Result

Plus the Islamist who would be president, and more in the news

Islamist Democracy Is For Real

The Muslim Brotherhood and Hamas can’t be written off as easily anymore

Sundown: Brothers Lash Out at Egypt’s Leaders

Plus Israeli Conservatives to introduce gay rabbis, and more

Daybreak: New Syria Plan Needed

Plus Egypt prisoner swap in the works, and more in the news

Omar Comin’?

Currently disqualified, former Mubarak VP aims for Egyptian presidency

Daybreak: In Reverse, Hebron House Cleared

Plus the are-sanctions-working debate, and more in the news

A Muslim Brother Runs for President in Egypt

What are the implications for the U.S. and Israel?

Daybreak: Brotherhood Wants Presidency

Plus U.S. joins Arab states to fund Syrian rebels, and more in the news

Reconciliation Roulette

Hamas, Fatah Are Far Apart, but Hope—and Reason to Hope—Remains

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