Muslim Brotherhood http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19121/all en Inside the Muslim Brotherhood: Part 2 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/egypt/110222/inside-muslim-brotherhood-part-2 <p> By most estimates, the Brotherhood stands poised to take about 25 percent and perhaps up to 30 percent of parliament if elections are held soon.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/egypt/110222/inside-muslim-brotherhood-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Politics Tue, 22 Feb 2011 23:02:00 +0000 Charles M. Sennott 5626019 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt presidential frontrunner Moussa puts Israel on notice http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/110506/egypt-presidential-frontrunner-moussa-puts-israel-not <p> The leading candidate in Egypt&rsquo;s presidential race has said he would break with the decades-old policy of reliably friendly relations with Israel.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/110506/egypt-presidential-frontrunner-moussa-puts-israel-not" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Hosni Mubarak Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Muslim Brotherhood Israel and Palestine Fri, 06 May 2011 09:20:30 +0000 News Desk 5642935 at http://www.globalpost.com Muslim Brotherhood poised to win Egypt elections http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120104/muslim-brotherhood-poised-win-egypt-elections <p> Analysts are predicting that Egypt&#39;s Islamist party led by the Muslim Brotherhood may win an outright majority.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120104/muslim-brotherhood-poised-win-egypt-elections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Elections Wed, 04 Jan 2012 22:28:40 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5685996 at http://www.globalpost.com Muslim Brotherhood threatens Israel peace treaty http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120217/muslim-brotherhood-threatens-israel-peace-treaty-revi <p> Relations between Egypt and the United States reached new lows this week as members of the Muslim Brotherhood threaten to review the country&#39;s peace treaty with Israel.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120217/muslim-brotherhood-threatens-israel-peace-treaty-revi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt egypt Muslim Brotherhood Middle East Fri, 17 Feb 2012 20:46:41 +0000 Alexander Besant 5692283 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Mohamed Morsi becomes Egypt's first freely elected president http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-mohamed-morsi-first-freely-elected-president-egypt Egypt finally gets a new president, the crisis deepens between Turkey and Syria, and the world loses one of its rarest animals.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-mohamed-morsi-first-freely-elected-president-egypt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Muslim Brotherhood World Leaders Elections Politics Chatter Mon, 25 Jun 2012 10:59:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5709262 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt: President Morsi annuls dissolution of parliament http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120708/egypt-president-morsi-annuls-dissolution-egyptian-par Morsi's decision to order parliament to reconvene puts him on a collision course with Egypt's military council.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120708/egypt-president-morsi-annuls-dissolution-egyptian-par" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Politics Sun, 08 Jul 2012 20:07:07 +0000 News Desk 5710930 at http://www.globalpost.com China's first foray into the Black Sea http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/120731/business-insider-china-vessels-black-sea There is some controversy and debate about China's first foray into the Black Sea. On the surface, two Chinese vessels have entered the inland sea just days after the conclusion of the 2012 Sea Breeze exercises, for the first time ever, according to Radio Free Europe.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/120731/business-insider-china-vessels-black-sea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Muslim Brotherhood Ukraine Diplomacy China Political Risk Tue, 31 Jul 2012 15:29:00 +0000 Robert Johnson, Business Insider 5714346 at http://www.globalpost.com Two years after Mubarak: Muslim Brotherhood legacy is bogus http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/egypt-Muslim-Brotherhood-legacy-conflict-zones-political-risk After the successful ousting of the former Egyptian regime, many thought the revolution had achieved its objective — asking for three basic demands: bread, liberty and social justice. The question is, did they get what they asked for?<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/egypt-Muslim-Brotherhood-legacy-conflict-zones-political-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Al Qaeda in Africa Egypt Egyptian Revolution of 2011 Muslim Brotherhood President Mohammed Morsi World Leaders Conflict Zones Commentary Political Risk Wed, 30 Jan 2013 11:17:32 +0000 Ayman Mottaleb 5741037 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt protests: Can the army keep the peace? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/130131/egyptian-army-uprising-protest-morsi-brotherhood <p>CAIRO &mdash; A warning from Egypt&rsquo;s defense minister this week that the Egyptian state was near collapse raised a lot of eyebrows. Were the country&rsquo;s secretive generals readying for another coup?</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/130131/egyptian-army-uprising-protest-morsi-brotherhood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Muslim Brotherhood World Leaders Conflict Zones Want to Know Military Global Economy Political Risk Thu, 31 Jan 2013 05:00:00 +0000 Erin Cunningham 5742230 at http://www.globalpost.com Hagel hearings reinforce congressional support for whatever Israel does http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/hagel-senate-armed-services-committee-hearings-commentary-world-leaders The Senate Armed Services Committee — surely one of the most important committees in what we euphemistically refer to as the Upper House of our Congress — gave a nice, day-long display at the end of last week as to why Congress's approval rating, in a new survey, remained in single digits.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/hagel-senate-armed-services-committee-hearings-commentary-world-leaders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan War Africa Al-Jazeera BBC News Chuck Hagel Egypt Hosni Mubarak Libya Mali Muslim Brotherhood President Obama Senate Armed Services Committee West Bank World Leaders Conflict Zones Elections Syria Iran Iraq China Israel and Palestine India Commentary Political Risk Japan Pakistan United States Thu, 07 Feb 2013 11:24:00 +0000 Mac Deford 5747948 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Egyptian leaders wanted http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-egyptian-leaders-wanted Egypt's interim prime minister wants members for his cabinet — while the police want the head of the Muslim Brotherhood, Russia draws its own conclusions about Syria, the Boston bomb suspect is due in court, and Barack Obama lets us know where he stands on broccoli.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-egyptian-leaders-wanted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Politics Chatter Wed, 10 Jul 2013 12:00:36 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5880198 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Egypt's day of rage http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-egypts-day-rage Egyptians brace for more bloodshed as the Muslim Brotherhood calls a day of protests, South Africa remembers the Marikana tragedy, New Zealand survives a 6.5 earthquake, and the little lion that could (bark).<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-egypts-day-rage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Chatter Fri, 16 Aug 2013 10:48:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5911217 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Egypt is running out of top Muslim Brothers to arrest http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-egypt-running-out-top-muslim-brothers-arrest Egyptian security forces detain one of the few senior members of the Muslim Brotherhood they hadn't already jailed, Pakistan's former military ruler is charged with murder, the Guardian's surveillance scoops bring it some unwelcome visits from the spooks, and the very expensive vices of China's rich and infamous.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-egypt-running-out-top-muslim-brothers-arrest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Politics Chatter Middle East Tue, 20 Aug 2013 11:08:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5913554 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt's Hosni Mubarak returns to court http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/130825/hosni-mubarak-appears-court-days-muslim-brotherhood-e <!--paging_filter--><p>Former Egyptian president <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23831699">Hosni Mubarak returned to court</a> on Sunday, three days after his release from prison into house arrest.</p> <p>He is facing charges in a retrial for ordering police to fire on protesters in Cairo during the 2011 uprising in Egypt.</p> <p>Also appearing in court were <a href="http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2013/08/20138258339183551.html">Mubarak&#39;s two sons</a>, who face corruption charges, and former interior minister, Habib al-Adly, a co-defendant.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/130825/hosni-mubarak-appears-court-days-muslim-brotherhood-e" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Hosni Mubarak Muslim Brotherhood Need to Know Middle East Sun, 25 Aug 2013 17:33:29 +0000 Jennifer Mattson 5917430 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt to dissolve Muslim Brotherhood as NGO: state media http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/130906/egypt-muslim-brotherhood-ngo-dissolved The case concerns the NGO that was formally registered by the Brotherhood in March in response to a lawsuit that argued the movement had no legal status.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/130906/egypt-muslim-brotherhood-ngo-dissolved" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Need to Know Politics Middle East Fri, 06 Sep 2013 09:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5926120 at http://www.globalpost.com