Morsi&#039;s Egypt http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22864/all en 9 key moments in Mohamed Morsi's presidency http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/121127/key-moments-egypts-fifth-presidency <!--paging_filter--><p>Out of revolution, Egypt celebrated the ascendance of its first democratically elected president, Mohamed Morsi.</p> <p>Tri-colored flags of red, white and black waved for days in Cairo's <a href="http://www.globalpost.com/internal/section-config/egypt">Tahrir Square</a>. The flags wave there still, but Morsi is no longer among the dissident ranks; now he's the target of the peoples' protest.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/121127/key-moments-egypts-fifth-presidency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Morsi's Egypt World Leaders Politics Middle East Tue, 27 Nov 2012 21:58:00 +0000 Daniel DeFraia 5727340 at http://www.globalpost.com Will the real President Morsi please stand up? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/121220/mohamed-morsi-profile-muslim-brotherhood-constitutional-referendum <p>CAIRO &mdash; Egypt President Mohamed Morsi might be the most enigmatic man in the Middle East. At once, he is both Egypt&rsquo;s first-ever democratically elected leader and a divisive figure with unprecedented powers. He swiftly ended, in one simple stroke in August, six decades of military rule, and has since plunged the country into its deepest political crisis in years. So which Morsi is the real Morsi?</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/121220/mohamed-morsi-profile-muslim-brotherhood-constitutional-referendum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Morsi's Egypt Need to Know World Leaders Elections Politics Political Risk Thu, 20 Dec 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Erin Cunningham 5729836 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt’s revolution 2 years on: under construction http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/egypt-revolution-2-year-anniversary-under-construction Where is Egypt two years after Mubarak's departure? <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/egypt-revolution-2-year-anniversary-under-construction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Egypt after the Revolution Morsi's Egypt World Leaders Conflict Zones Politics Commentary Fri, 25 Jan 2013 16:19:06 +0000 Patrick O. Strickland 5739421 at http://www.globalpost.com In Morsi’s Egypt, violence and suspicion http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/130212/morsi-egypt-violence-protests-opposition-muslim-brotherhood <p>CAIRO &mdash; Egypt&rsquo;s liberal activists say they are haunted by the recent assassination of a prominent opposition figure in nearby Tunisia &mdash; and are worried a similar slaying could happen here, too.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/130212/morsi-egypt-violence-protests-opposition-muslim-brotherhood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Morsi's Egypt Want to Know Middle East Thu, 14 Feb 2013 11:01:00 +0000 Erin Cunningham 5753730 at http://www.globalpost.com In Egypt, protesters adopt nonviolent strategy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/130222/egypt-nonviolent-protest-civil-disobedience-port-said-suez-canal <p>PORT SAID, Egypt &mdash; Rebellious residents in Port Said, home of the Suez Canal, are adopting a new style to protest the government. Just a few weeks ago, armed protesters engaged in gun battles with police on lawless streets. Now, students, residents, workers, shop-owners, and government employees are engaging in a citywide campaign of non-violent civil disobedience.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/130222/egypt-nonviolent-protest-civil-disobedience-port-said-suez-canal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Egypt Morsi's Egypt Need to Know World Leaders Conflict Zones Middle East Sat, 23 Feb 2013 11:31:26 +0000 Erin Cunningham 5763446 at http://www.globalpost.com