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Wael Kandil


Kandil is editor-in-chief of al-Araby al-Jadeed Arabic edition.

Comment: Egypt is being ruled by superstition as the regime invests in political sorcery and ignorance to create a military heaven or happy hell for its citizens, says Wael Kandil.

30 October, 2015

Comment: Sisi’s Egypt has aligned with Tel Aviv on policy towards the resistance in Gaza, says Wael Kandil.

27 May, 2015

Comment: Egypt can recover from the economic and political damage of the regime. But how will it recover from its moral collapse, asks Wael Kandil.

06 May, 2015

Comment: Mohamed Morsi was doomed almost from the minute he stepped into the presidential palace. Sisi was the man who ultimately prevailed, says Wael Kandil.

22 April, 2015

Comment: The Palestinian resistance, which used to be seen as a key issue worthy of Arab support, has now become the enemy.

31 March, 2015

Comment: Mahmoud Ramadan was executed to send a message, but there are many who still believe it is better to die like a lion than live like a dog, says Wael Kandil.

08 March, 2015

Comment: On the surface, Tamarod appeared to be a grassroots activist movement, but recent links show they were connected to the highest echelons of power, receiving money from abroad.

06 March, 2015

Comment: Shocking footage spread across social media of the torture and death of a dog in Egypt has been exploited by the country's rulers, says Wael Kandil.

27 February, 2015

Comment: The Egyptian government did little to save 21 Copts killed by an IS-affiliated group in Libya. Many will ask if incompetence such was on purpose, says Wael Kandil.

16 February, 2015

The regime in Egypt has now brazenly taken the country backward to a worse state to the one that ignited the spark that lit the 25 January Revolution.

25 January, 2015