Assistant Professor, Middle East Political Economy, at the University of Oregon. Currently writing on the Egyptian revolution and the Syrian crisis.
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Experts have praised an agreement to use national currencies in future bilateral trade between Cairo and Moscow instead of the US dollar that was taken during Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Egypt last week. The two countries also discussed … Continue reading
UPDATED: #Russia to build nuclear power plant to generate electricity in #Egypt – Politics – Egypt – Ahram Online
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and Russian President Vladimir Putin have signed an agreement for Russia to construct a nuclear power plant to generate electricity in Egypt, the Ahram Arabic news website reported on Tuesday. The power plant is one … Continue reading
Russia has demanded an explanation from Israel about air strikes in Syria on Sunday that the Syrian government attributed to Israel “Moscow is deeply worried by this dangerous development, the circumstances of which demand an explanation,” Russian foreign ministry spokesman … Continue reading
Russia’s Pivotal Role in the Iranian Nuclear Agreement.
Egypt-Russia talks could signal major shift in Cairo’s foreign policy (http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/nov/14/egypt-russia-talks-shift-cairo-foreign-policy) Russia Supply Ships arrive in Red Sea (http://www.egyptindependent.com/news/russian-supply-ship-arrives-red-sea) Related articles VIDEO: Egypt and Russia in high level talks (bbc.co.uk) Russia seeks to up Middle East influence with Egypt mission … Continue reading