Right Turn: Egypt


Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 12/19/2013

Walking a fine line in Egypt

Senate sanctions on Egypt must not send Egypt over the brink or into Putin’s arms.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:45 AM ET, 12/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, human rights, Middle East

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 12/04/2013

What other countries learn from us

The president’s wrong-headed foreign policy leads to entirely predictable and unpleasant results.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Foreign policy, Iran, National Security, Syria

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 11/19/2013

Obama: The missing man in foreign policy

President Obama doesn’t appear to be running much of anything.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Foreign policy, human rights

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 08/27/2013

Questions for the White House

It's time to hold President Obama accountable for his Middle East failures.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:46 AM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Middle East, Syria

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 08/26/2013

Colin Powell strikes again

Colin Powell is still trying to cozy up to the left.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:47 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Colin Powell, Egypt, Syria, Trayvon Martin

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 08/21/2013

Losing our bearings on Egypt

Too many bad ideas on Eygpt

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:02 AM ET, 08/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, Middle East

Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 08/20/2013

U.S. wrong in secretly cutting Egyptian aid

The administration may have done the right thing, but it doesn't want anyone to know.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:10 PM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, Middle East

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 08/20/2013

You're wrong, and you're wrong on Egypt

We cannot be accessories to mass murder.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:31 AM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, human rights, Middle East

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 08/15/2013

Presidential incoherence on Egypt

The president is entirely incoherent on Egypt.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:28 PM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, Middle East

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Obama golfs, Kerry lectures, Egyptians die in droves

The president has no policy for Egypt -- and the result is chaos.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:46 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Middle East

Posted at 05:37 PM ET, 08/14/2013

Connecting the dots in a failed Egypt policy

Egypt's cataclysm has ramifications for the United States.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:37 PM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Foreign policy, Middle East

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 08/14/2013

Egypt explodes

The White House's abject failure in the Middle East is exposed by the military's attack on civilians.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:18 PM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, Middle East

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 08/01/2013

Rand Paul favors domestic pork instead of foreign aid

The senator's argument is peculiar, even for him.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:32 AM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Foreign aid, Sen. Rand Paul

Posted at 02:33 PM ET, 07/29/2013

Egypt unravels as America sits by

Egypt spins out of control while the U.S. sits mutely.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:33 PM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, Middle East

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 07/26/2013

A coup by any other name

President Obama should stop defying U.S. law and announce whether the Egyptian junta has staged a coup.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:02 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Egypt comes full circle

Egypt's political system is reverting to form, with an alienated and violent Muslim Brotherhood convinced democracy is a sham.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:02 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, human rights

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 07/16/2013

Parting company with Arab allies on Egypt

The U.S. can't join Sunni states rooting for military rule in Egypt.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:02 AM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 07/11/2013

On Egypt: Don't break the law, amend it

How t deal with Egyptian aid.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:32 PM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt

Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 07/10/2013

Amateur hour at the White House

In foreign and domestic policy the flubs and missteps pile up until no one knows what the president really wants or how he is going to get it.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:05 PM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Obama second term, President Obama, Student loans

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 07/10/2013

Who's in charge in Egypt? In the Obama administration?

With the Egyptian crisis in full swing, no one in the U.S. administration seems responsible for dealing with it.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:47 AM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, Foreign policy

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 07/08/2013

The world according to Rand Paul

Sen. Rand Paul's foreign policy ignorance wouldn't be of much mention, except that he aspires to be commander in chief.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:30 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Foreign policy, Sen. Rand Paul

Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 07/08/2013

What now in Egypt?

U.S. policy needs to shift from pro-Morsi to pro-liberty for Egypt.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:57 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 07/05/2013

First the coup, then the crackdown

The crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood by the new military government of Egypt spells trouble for U.S.-Egypt relations.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:46 AM ET, 07/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Foreign policy, human rights

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 07/03/2013

That was quick -- Morsi's out

The army executes a coup, but now what?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:30 PM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, human rights

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 07/03/2013

Egypt teeters on the brink of chaos

Egypt on the edge of chaos.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:16 AM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt

Posted at 03:59 PM ET, 07/02/2013

Morsi's time limited?

If Morsi goes, it matters less who follows than how they behave.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:59 PM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, human rights

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 07/02/2013

Egypt: Little U.S. influence, few good choices

The U.S. is between a rock and a hard place in Egypt, the result of inept policy execution.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:02 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, Middle East

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 07/01/2013

On the wrong side, again, in Egypt

Obama backs the repressive Muslim Brotherhood president, while secular Egyptians on the street denounce the United States.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:02 AM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Foriegn policy, Middle East

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 06/05/2013

Egyptian kangaroo court convicts 16 Americans, Kerry 'deeply concerned'

The Morsi government convicted 43 nongovernmental workers and all the Obama administration can do is express "deep concern."

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:02 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, human rights, John Kerry

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 04/04/2013

Egypt teeters

The Muslim Brotherhood government is failing politically and economically.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:47 AM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, Foreign policy, human rights, Middle East

Posted at 07:42 AM ET, 03/19/2013

Middle East chaos

President Obama's Middle East policy leaves chaos and violence in its wake.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  07:42 AM ET, 03/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Middle East

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 01/28/2013

Our dimwitted State Department

The State Department is out to lunch when it comes to the Egyptian leader.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:35 PM ET, 01/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arab Spring, Egypt, Mohamed Morsi

Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 12/06/2012

The Middle East in turmoil

President Obama's lack of influence in the Middle East has dire coonsequences for events in Egypt and Syria.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:10 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, MIddle East policy, Syria