08/14/2014 . By TIMEP

Calls for Investigations, Accountability Washington, D.C. – The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) solemnly commemorates the one-year anniversary of the violent Raba’a al-Adaweya Square dispersal. On August 14,

03/20/2014 . By TIMEP

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) commends Egypt’s Interim President Adly Mansour for his decision to call for a further investigation into the security force-led violence that took

03/11/2014 . By Mai El-Sadany

Thirteen years after the United States announced that it would conduct a “War on Terror”—leading to phrases like “Islamofascism” and the passage of legislation like the USA Patriot Act—the interim

08/15/2013 . By TIMEP

Interior Minister Mohammed Ibrahim authorized police to use deadly force to protect themselves and state institutions as violence broke out across Egypt in response to the government’s decision to forcibly

08/14/2013 . By TIMEP

The government took decisive action against the protest camps today as security forces began the operation to clear the Nahda Square and Raba’a al-Adaweya sites at around 7.00am local time, initially using tear gas

08/11/2013 . By TIMEP

Officials at the Ministry of the Interior said that the dispersal of the sit-ins at Raba’a al-Adaweya Mosque and Nahda Square could begin on Monday. One source told the BBC

08/08/2013 . By TIMEP

The fallout continued from the failed discussions for a political solution to the crisis in Egypt. A day after the Egyptian government announced that its talks with American and European

08/07/2013 . By TIMEP

The Egyptian presidency announced that intervention efforts by various foreign governments and bodies had failed. The Egyptian government blamed the Muslim Brotherhood for the collapse of the talks. Interim President

08/05/2013 . By TIMEP

The Muslim Brotherhood’s sit-ins at Raba’a al-Adaweya Mosque and al-Nahda Square continued. A group of younger members of the Brotherhood launched a campaign to change the image of the assemblies,

08/02/2013 . By TIMEP

In anticipation of today’s marches, the Interior Ministry increased security at Tahrir Square, the Ittihadeya presidential palace, and Simor Bolivar Square (near the U.S. Embassy). In Minya, there was a