Excellent view of Egyptian role in Israel-Hamas truce talks

It’s all different now, writes my friend Nancy Youssef, safe in Washington now after we spent a thrilling time in Cairo, working for our publications and sharing insights over coffee at a cafe next to the Nile.

http://www.bnd.com/2014/07/23/3316242/egypts-anti-muslim-brotherhood.html

My feeling is that the cease-fire, when it comes, will go through Egypt, because there’s no other path–but Hamas will get less than it wants, much less than it would have got from the previous government run by its parent organization, the Muslim Brotherhood. Stay tuned…

Cairo’s Tabula restaurant near Tahrir Square

Tabula restaurant

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