Author Archives: nervana111

About nervana111

Doctor, blogger and Commentator on Middle East issues. The only practising doctor who write in Middle Eastern politics in UK.

Western Progressives and the Protests in Iran

For 43 years, Iranian women have been forced to wear hijab, yet throughout the more than four painful decades, their agony has been downplayed by those claiming that hijab is a choice.   Following an initial dismissal of the protests in … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 37-2022 ( Sept 19-25)

Top headlines Main Headlines Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Reports   From Twitter

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The wider impacts of the death of Iran’s Mahsa Amini

The raging protests in Iran following the death of Mahsa Amini, who had been detained for allegedly breaking strict hijab rules, represent a unique moment in the history of the twenty-first-century’s Middle East. The brave Iranian women unintendedly upended decades of … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 36-2022 ( Sept 12-18)

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This Week in Egypt: Week 36- 2022 ( Sept 5-11)

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This Week in Egypt: week 35-2022 ( Aug 29-Sept 4)

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This Week in Egypt: Week 34-2022 (Aug 22-28)

Top Headlines Egypt is nearing an agreement with the International Monetary Fund on a new loan Egypt hosted summit of Arab leaders against backdrop of intensifying Iran nuclear talks Egypt calls on Libyan sides to end escalation Egypt’s foreign reserves dropped 19% … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt

For reasons beyond my ability, I won’t be able to publish my weekly Egypt’s newsletter. hopefully, will be back next week. My apology Nervana

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This Week in Egypt: Week 32-2022 (August 8-14)

Top Headlines At least 41 people have been killed in fire at church in the worst fire tragedy in Egypt’s recent history Ethiopia completes third phase of filling of its dam reservoir Annual urban inflation in Egypt increases to 13.6% … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 31-2022 ( August 1-7)

Top headlines Egypt-brokered ceasefire in Gaza comes into effect after 3-day conflict  Egypt is mediating between Israel, Palestinians to prevent escalation US dollar price nears 19 EGP at Egypt’s major banks  Saudi Arabis’s Public Investment fund unveils new Egyptian investment … Continue reading

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