Special Reports

07/24/2018 . By TIMEP

This report outlines trends and developments that have taken place in the past five years of the war on terror and examines the legal and political context in which they have occurred. Finally, it offers summary findings to further efforts to establish peace and security centered on rights and the rule of law.

03/21/2018 . By TIMEP

Egypt’s 2018 presidential election period offers little illusion of any outcome than the president’s reelection. Yet Sisi’s second term will have important implications in several policy areas.

08/09/2017 . By TIMEP

Egypt’s cession of Tiran and Sanafir Islands to Saudi Arabia in June 2017 met protest and controversy. This report is aimed at providing a holistic understanding of the decision.

05/25/2017 . By TIMEP

Amid turmoil in the Middle East and changes in world leadership, much has been made of Egypt’s stability, but already in 2017 we have seen how much of this is

01/11/2017 . By TIMEP

In 2017, the conflict in Syria will reach its seventh year of violence. In the past six years, we have witnessed at least 450,000 deaths in Syria.

07/02/2015 . By TIMEP

On the morning of July 1, 2015, militants engaged in coordinated attacks throughout Egypt’s North Sinai province. The attacks began just before 7 a.m. Cairo time, taking place at multiple

07/02/2015 . By TIMEP

Introduction On July 1, 2015, North Sinai saw Egypt’s most violent terrorist attack in years. Wilayat Sinai, the Sinai-based Islamic State affiliate, claimed to have attacked 21 security facilities and

03/25/2015 . By Mohamed El Dahshan

The Egypt Economic Development Conference should be perceived as an excellent kick-start to the Egyptian economy, without obfuscating the hard work that needs to follow.

10/15/2014 . By Mohannad Sabry

[Editor’s Note: This exclusive report presents a comprehensive account of the independent investigations of Egyptian journalist Mohannad Sabry. The mission of the Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) commits

08/08/2014 . By Allison McManus & Nancy Okail

Nearly two months into the presidency of Abdel-Fattah El Sisi, the character of the Sisi era of governance is beginning to take shape. While many believe it is yet early