Can the government of President Mohamed Morsi survive – and what do its struggles portend for a region where other Islamist political movements are on the rise?
Last year was momentous, but the region may just be getting warmed up.
Egypt's military junta raided independent civil society groups today, including the United States' premier democracy promoters.
US Ambassador Anne Patterson, making her first major public appearance, downplayed US-Egypt tensions and domestic criticism of Egypt's interim military rulers.
New York Times correspondent Patrick Tyler analyzes 50 years of US policy in the Mideast.