Egypt’s Shifting Position May Tip the Scales in Damascus’ Favor

Egypt’s Shifting Position May Tip the Scales in Damascus’ Favor

In recent days, a number of Arab media sources started speaking about Egypt’s growing involvement in the Syrian war. In particular, with a special reference to the Lebanese agency As-Safir, a number of Arab media reported that Egypt is allegedly sending troops to the provide assistance to Damascus. Moreover, we are being told now that…

Syria: Egypt Joins the Fray to Support Russia-Backed Coalition

Syria: Egypt Joins the Fray to Support Russia-Backed Coalition

Finally, Egypt has taken a clear stance on Syria. This is an event of great importance to drastically change the situation. Speaking on the Portuguese TV network RTP on November 22, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi publicly affirmed his support for the forces of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. In response to the question of whether Egypt will…

Russia: Strengthening Foothold in Middle East and North Africa

Russia: Strengthening Foothold in Middle East and North Africa

Russian Izvestia daily reported on October 10, that Moscow and Cairo are holding talks on the possible leasing by Russia of some Egyptian military facilities, including the former Soviet Air Force base in the city of Sidi Barrani located about 95 km (60 miles) east of the border with Libya. According to the newspaper, the base may become operational…

Is Egypt next? – Muslim Brotherhood hails Turkish defense of democracy
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Is Egypt next? – Muslim Brotherhood hails Turkish defense of democracy

Concerns that Egypt is next to be targeted for the same treatment as Syria, Iraq and Libya gain new impetus following Turkish ‘coup’ The Muslim Brotherhood is a front for Western intelligence, always has been; furthermore, Erdogan, totalitarian dictator of Turkey is closely tied to the Brotherhood which in effect, places Turkey firmly under the…