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 anti-terror legislation draws fierce criticism

Egyptian anti-terror legislation draws fierce criticism

Lawyers and rights groups say it would grant authorities far-reaching powers to quash dissent.

Egypt’s political generation gap

Egypt’s political generation gap

Many young Egyptians are frustrated about the country’s increasingly authoritarian trajectory.

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.