Revolution in Cairo

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July 18, 2013, 6:13 pm
For Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood, a Return to the Underground

In the aftermath of the toppling of President Mohamed Morsi, the Islamist party appears to be retreating into its historical narrative as an underground movement.

July 17, 2013, 12:19 pm
Who’s Who In Egypt’s Widening Political Divide?

The growing political unrest in Egypt has begun to split families over what’s best for the future of the nation, reports Charles M. Sennott from Cairo.

July 16, 2013, 4:12 pm
Tensions Rise Between Muslim Brotherhood & Egyptian Military

FRONTLINE’s cameras were there when deadly clashes killed seven and wounded more than 260 last night.

July 13, 2013, 9:15 am
Egypt Divided: U.S. Government Emerges as a Common Foe

The two sides may be bitterly divided, but they seem to agree on at least one thing: that the United States is at fault for the mess in which Egypt finds itself.

July 4, 2013, 9:41 am
“The Brothers”

As Egyptians revolt again, revisit FRONTLINE’s February 2011 exploration of the Muslim Brotherhood and its profound influence on Egyptian society.

February 11, 2013, 3:08 pm
Egypt’s Fractured Revolution Two Years On

Two years after the fall of Mubarak, Charles M. Sennott returns to Egypt to find some of the revolution’s biggest leaders bitterly divided, and reflecting on some of the mistakes made along the way.

January 25, 2012, 2:00 pm
“The Lonely Battle of Wael Ghonim”
January 24, 2012, 11:56 am
Inside The Egyptian Military’s Brutal Hold on Power

As with so many things in life, you need to follow the money…

January 6, 2012, 6:25 pm
Why Is America Reaching Out to Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood?

As the final results of Egypt’s parliamentary elections come in this week, the country’s Islamists are walking away the biggest winners.

December 1, 2011, 2:00 pm
Islamists: The Biggest Winners in Egypt’s Elections

Liberal parties and youth activists may have sparked Egypt’s revolution, but the country’s Islamists seem to be walking away the biggest winners in the first parliamentary elections since the fall of Hosni Mubarak last February. But what do we – and don’t we – know about Egypt’s Islamists?

October 19, 2011, 12:29 pm
Key Egyptian Revolutionary Advising “Occupy Wall Street”

Since the “Occupy Wall Street” protests in New York and its offshoots first broke out, protesters have invited comparisons to … Continue reading

August 18, 2011, 11:25 am
Sennott Discusses Egyptian Revolution’s “Second Wave”

“What you see in Egypt now is fatigue, but not a loss of hope,” Charles M. Sennott told the PBS … Continue reading

August 17, 2011, 11:00 am
Egypt’s Unfinished Revolution

Six months later, GlobalPost’s Charles M. Sennott revisits the leaders of Tahrir Square. Video portraits by Tim Grucza and Chris … Continue reading


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