A network of community ties and charitable work could give the Islamist group a boost at the polls in Egypt.
April 6, 2011Taha Haroum, 37, who runs a stationary supply shop, said the Muslim Brotherhood is deeply involved in the everyday life of his village of Awseem, outside Cairo, because of its social services. “They have the ability to knock on every door," he says. “They are the strongest political power in Egypt.”Fredrick Kunkle/The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.