Insight: Egypt seen as graveyard of Islamist ambitions for power




 
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Insight: Egypt seen as graveyard of Islamist ambitions for power
 
August 18th, 2013  
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Insight: Egypt seen as graveyard of Islamist ambitions for power
By Samia Nakhoul BEIRUT (Reuters) - As the army ruthlessly crushes the Muslim Brotherhood on the streets of Cairo, having swept away its elected president, Egypt is being painted as the graveyard of the Arab Spring and of Islamist hopes of shaping the region's future. This week's bloody drama has sent shockwaves out of Egypt, the political weathervane and cultural heart of the Arab world. ...




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