Reporter's Notebook: Tahrir Square, Five Years Later
January 25, 2016 // by Charles M. Sennott
Egypt in Crisis
September 17, 2013 // 53mFRONTLINE examines the rise and rapid fall of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood.
Five years ago, Egyptian demonstrators locked arms in the iconic protests of Tahrir Square. But today, few activists dare speak out against the government of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi.
January 25, 2016
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 18, 2013
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 17, 2013
FRONTLINE's cameras were there when deadly clashes killed seven and wounded more than 260 last night.
July 16, 2013
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 13, 2013
As Egyptians revolt again, revisit FRONTLINE's February 2011 exploration of the Muslim Brotherhood and its profound influence on Egyptian society.
July 4, 2013
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.
February 11, 2013
January 25, 2012
As with so many things in life, you need to follow the money…
January 24, 2012
As the final results of Egypt's parliamentary elections come in this week, the country's Islamists are walking away the biggest winners.
January 6, 2012
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?
December 1, 2011
October 19, 2011