The Egyptian pound has tumbled in recent weeks, but it could go much further. Here's why.
Many conclude that religion is causing turmoil in Egypt. Islam is not the problem. The turmoil comes from the gap between expectations of speedy change by those who made the 2011 revolution and the slow process of dismantling the old way of life while building a new society.
Bassem Youssef, whose Daily Show-inspired satirical program propelled him to stardom, is the latest target of Egypt's attempts to silence government critics.
Residents speak of a tough year, and worry about a tougher one ahead.
The popular unrest of the last two years has left the Middle East volatile as 2013 kicks off.
The process of passing Egypt's Constitution has created more political distrust and anger. Meanwhile, a neglected economy is heading towards grim shoals.