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Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak (Image: Wikimedia)

Five feet away from Hosni Mubarak

The former Egyptian president was the dictator’s dictator. And his regime can teach us a lot about the decline of democracy in the West.

(Image: AP/Virginia Mayo)

Mohamed Morsi dies during trial

Egypt's ex-president Mohamed Morsi dies during trial after collapsing in the courtroom, and a new study has found that record-breaking temperature increases over the next 20 years are unable to be prevented. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi (Image: Kremlin)

Will Ethiopia’s Nile mega-dam lead to conflict with Egypt?

There have been concerns of a 'water war' for close to a decade, now the mega-dam is nearing completion.

As a farcical election approaches, Egypt reckons with a second term of the Sisi regime

With all legitimate candidates arrested or suppressed, and his one challenger vocally supporting him, it's a forgone conclusion that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will be returned to office in next week's election.

Egypt’s government tightens authoritarian control

With the Arab Spring and the attention of the international media now in the past, Egypt is still struggling with repressive governmental control and increasingly volatile attacks on human rights, writes freelance journalist Salma Islam.

If Al Jazeera closes, we all lose

We will all know less about the world and hear only more Western-centric news if Al Jazeera is forced to close, writes journalist and media-watcher Christopher Warren.

Egyptians brace for austerity as IMF loan comes with strings attached

Egypt is in dire financial straits and needs a loan from the IMF. But that never comes without strings, writes freelance journalist Salma Islam.

‘Everyone is talking about a coming storm’: 5 years on from Egypt’s revolution

Five years after Mubarak was ousted, has anything really changed in Egypt? Cairo-based journalist Walt Curnow reports.

Tony Abbott says he wants a nuclear-free Middle East. So what about Israel?

Abbott’s double standard on a nuclear-free Middle East

Tony Abbott says he wants a nuclear-free Middle East. So what about Israel?

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