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Intelligence Reports for the period 24-30 Jun 2014

Egypt Protests occur in several districts of the capital Cairo after the opposition called for a  week of demonstrations under the cover name Eid of Martyrs. Egypt’s stance  towards Hamas is an issue that has divided opinion and one that the opposition will seek to exploit. The relationship between Hamas and Egypt has changed since…

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al-Sisi Victory – a Contribution to Regional Stability?

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al-Sisi wins landslide victory in Egypt, but faces huge challenges that will influence MENA stability. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, former Egyptian army chief, was victorious this week, winning a landslide victory in Thursday’s presidential election. However, low turnout on the day marred his celebrations and threatened to deny him the strong mandate needed to revitalise Egypt’s…

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