At a recent Brookings event on the turmoil in Egypt and the changing Middle East, Kenneth Pollack says that even after the dust settles, Egypt’s future and leadership are unclear. He says that Mohammad ElBaradei could very well be Egypt’s next leader, but the Muslim Brotherhood and other Islamist parties will also vie for positions in the new Egyptian government.
Peace or Justice in the Arab World?
[The Trump administration] felt that they had expressed concerns over the law, and Sisi said he was not going to sign it, and then he went ahead and signed it. Their expectations were betrayed.