Erin Cunningham

Erin Cunningham is an Egypt-based correspondent for The Post. She previously covered conflicts in the Middle East and Afghanistan for the Christian Science Monitor, GlobalPost and the National.

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Egyptian workers strike in growing numbers

Egyptian workers strike in growing numbers

The labor protests underscore festering social discontent.

Blasts near Cairo University kill police official, injure five

Blasts near Cairo University kill police official, injure five

Three bombs went off at a checkpoint Wednesday, the latest attack ahead of the Egyptian presidential election.

Egypt’s top general to run for president

Egypt’s top general to run for president

“Our mission is to restore Egypt,” Abdel Fatah al-Sissi says in widely anticipated address.

In Egypt, ‘they are just putting people in jail’

In Egypt, ‘they are just putting people in jail’

The country’s weak criminal justice system is buckling even further amid a broad crackdown on dissent.