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"The Egyptian military did what we explicitly told them not to do. How can we still pretend that this aid is giving us influence?"

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Aug 15, 2013
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Egypt gets far more tanks and planes than it could possibly use. But the aid helps create jobs in the United States.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Aug 15, 2013
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The biggest policy debate is whether to continue America's annual $1.5 billion aid package to Egypt.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Jul 9, 2013
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Shadi Hamid explains what's happened in Egypt, and what's likely to happen next. It doesn't sound good.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Jul 8, 2013
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Egypt's weak economy has been a big driver of unrest.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Jul 8, 2013
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Caroline Freund explains how Egypt's already-ailing economy has deteriorated over the past year—a trend that has underpinned the current unrest.

  • Brad Plumer
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  • Jul 3, 2013
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