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Watching ‘The Square’ in Cairo

The film is Egypt’s first-ever Oscar nomination. But good luck trying to see it if you’re actually in the country.

As Egypt squeezes Gaza, Hamas looks increasingly cornered

The deterioration in Gaza since Egypt cracked down on smuggling tunnels has left Hamas weakened – and looking to mend fences with Palestinian rival Fatah.

Egypt’s students rise up

Universities are one of the last remaining protest sites for opponents of Egypt’s July 3 military-led takeover.