Arab Spring

Australia, Egypt and the British Virgin Islands
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Podcast

Australia, Egypt and the British Virgin Islands

Are the BVIs as corrupt as their former governor claims? Is Egypt any closer to democracy? And will the sun set on Australia Day?
22 Jan 2021
The rise and fall of Hosni Mubarak
Hosni Mubarak
In Depth

The rise and fall of Hosni Mubarak

Autocratic ruler dies at the age of 91 after reigning for 30 years in Egypt
25 Feb 2020
Instant Opinion: Put the ‘spring’ back in the Arab Spring
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: Put the ‘spring’ back in the Arab Spring

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 17 January
17 Jan 2020
Instant Opinion: Brexit is ‘necessary crisis’
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: Brexit is ‘necessary crisis’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 9 October
9 Oct 2019
Algeria protests: president stands down amid unrest
Abdelaziz Bouteflika
In Brief

Algeria protests: president stands down amid unrest

Abdelaziz Bouteflika resigns after getting cold shoulder from government allies
3 Apr 2019
Tunisia: 600 arrested in anti-austerity protests
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In Brief

Tunisia: 600 arrested in anti-austerity protests

Wave of demonstrations sweeps the North African country
12 Jan 2018
Egypt: farewell democracy, hello President Sisi
A portrait of Abdel Fattah al-Sisi behind two Egyptian girls
In Depth

Egypt: farewell democracy, hello President Sisi

Egypt voted for Morsi and his Islamic rule: but the West has happily watched the military retake control
9 May 2014

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Why did Turkey shoot down a Syrian warplane?
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In Depth

Why did Turkey shoot down a Syrian warplane?

Turkey says fighter plane violated its borders, but Syria says Turkey's internal politics are to blame
24 Mar 2014
ROBERT FOX: Will dogma and jargon win the war?
Robert Fox
In Depth

ROBERT FOX: Will dogma and jargon win the war?

Future wars will be fought by British commanders well versed in the rhetoric of management schools
23 Apr 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 20 Jun 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 20 Jun 2012

20 Jun 2012