Cairo Dispatch

Dispatch

'This Is Not a Court, This Is a Coup!'

Shoe-throwing, tirades, and the general chaos at Mohamed Morsy's first day in court.

Bel Trew |

Reality Check

Speak No Evil

Why Obama shouldn't have given that big drone speech.

Aaron David Miller |

Dispatch

In Power, But Not in Control

The Muslim Brotherhood may have the votes -- for now -- but Egypt is a ship without a rudder.

Eric Trager |

Dispatch

The Brotherhood vs. the Free Press

Egypt's new rulers are determined to tighten their grip on the media scene in Cairo. I should know -- they had me fired.

Hani Shukrallah |

Dispatch

The Egyptian Revolution Through Mubarak's Eyes

Insider accounts are shedding new light on the 18 days that brought down a pharaoh.

David Kenner |

Dispatch

Brother of Al Qaeda Leader Offers Peace Plan

Mohamed al-Zawahiri was behind the protests at the U.S. Embassy in Cairo, but what he really wants is to make peace with the West.

Mohamed Fadel Fahmy |

Dispatch

Out with a Whimper

No matter who wins the presidential elections, Egypt's revolution is in trouble.

Ashraf Khalil |

Slide Show

Egypt's Revolutionary Soul-Searching

Cairo's revolutionaries take to the streets during a chaotic weekend.

Slide Show |

Dispatch

Once More Unto the Breach

Egypt's battered revolutionaries can't decide if they're winning -- or on the verge of a historic defeat.

Sarah A. Topol |

Dispatch

Crackdown in Cairo

Why is Egypt's military shutting down NGOs? I thought we had a revolution.

Sarah Carr |

Interview

The Pharoah's Lawyer

The deposed Egyptian dictator's lawyer explains in an exclusive interview how he plans to defend a man once seen as above the law.

Mohamed Fadel Fahmy |

Dispatch

Cairo's Revolutionaries Change Tactics

The hard-core activists who led the protests that ousted Hosni Mubarak are looking for other ways to make an impact. But with elections looming, are they losing the plot?

Max Strasser |

Dispatch

Five Months of Waiting

What happens when a revolution stalls out?

Sharif Abdel Kouddous |

Slide Show

What Egyptian Women (and Men) Want

Survey data reveals what Egyptians expect from their new country, on everything from legal rights and education to the role of Islamic law.

Dalia Mogahed |

Dispatch

Egypt's Cauldron of Revolt

It was striking workers that first inspired the Egyptian uprising. And they're still at it.

Anand Gopal |

Argument

At a Loss for Words

Why is al Qaeda keeping quiet about the Egyptian and Tunisian revolutions?

Brian Fishman |

Dispatch

The Pharaoh Is Dead, Long Live the Pharaoh?

My week in Cairo began amid violence and culminated with Mubarak's ouster. But no one really knows what's coming next.

Blake Hounshell |

Photo Essay

18 Days That Shook the World

From the first protest to Mubarak's fall, the Egyptian revolution in photos.

Photo Essay |

Slide Show

No More Heartbreak in Tahrir

Hosni Mubarak has stepped down.

Slide Show |

Dispatch

'We Need to Drag Him from His Palace'

Mubarak's not leaving and the joyous protests today in Tahrir square have turned angry. Will tomorrow bring a return to violence?

Ashraf Khalil |

Terms of Engagement

Don't Fear the Brotherhood

Running away from the Islamic party is exactly what the entrenched Egyptian ruling class wants America to do.

James Traub |

Interview

We need to 'keep kicking their behinds': Mohamed ElBaradei speaks to FP

An exclusive interview with Egypt's catalyst for change on the turmoil in Cairo.

Blake Hounshell |

Dispatch

The Crumbling Anchors of Mubarak's Support

Mubarak may be holding on for now, but every day a little bit more, his base of support is eroding beneath him.

Ashraf Khalil |

Dispatch

Egypt's Foreigner Blame Game

Hosni Mubarak tries xenophobia to stay at the helm.

Peter Bouckaert |

Dispatch

The Revolution Is Not Over

As the protests in Cairo enter their third week, the movement is picking up steam once again.

Blake Hounshell |

Dispatch

A New Leader for Egypt's Protesters?

An emotional figurehead emerges after nearly two weeks in darkness, but the masses in Tahrir are moving further apart as the days progress.

Blake Hounshell |

Dispatch

The Hopeful Network

Meet the young cyberactivists who've been planning Egypt's uprising for years.

Maryam Ishani |

Dispatch

'They're Acting Like Spoiled Children and Embarrassing Our Country'

In a wealthy Cairo enclave, Egyptians are eager to get back to their ordinary lives.

Lauren E. Bohn |

Dispatch

Two Cups of Tea

How I got detained in Cairo, and why the battle of Tahrir Square lives on.

Blake Hounshell |

Dispatch

Fortress Tahrir

After two brutal days, the epicenter of the Egyptian revolution has a battle-hardened feel.

Ashraf Khalil |