Refine Search

My Turn: The fantasy of 'American Exceptionalism'

...overthrow of Iran's democratically elected government. Instead of promoting democracy and freedom, we supported Hosni Mubarak's oppressive regime in Egypt. We were allies with Saddam Hussein before we disposed of the Iraqi dictator. "It's...
Ousted Egyptian President Morsi to face new trial on terror charges

...breaks during the 2011 uprising that forced autocrat Hosni Mubarak out of power and of organizing the Sinai militant backlash...that accompanied the uprising against former President Hosni Mubarak.Senior security and military officials told The Associated...
Avoiding 'victor's justice' in Egypt

The following editorial first appeared in the Los Angeles Times on Thursday: Hosni Mubarak, the longtime president of Egypt and personification of corruption in that country, went on trial Wednesday in a televised proceeding...
No friend of Saddam

...senators were on a tour of Mideast nations attempting to gauge the possibilities for Mideast peace. In Egypt, President Hosni Mubarak urged us to change our plans and meet with Hussein in Iraq. The next day we flew to Baghdad for our meeting. After...
Palin blasts administration's handling of Egypt

...Saturday, the 2008 vice presidential candidate says the administration is withholding information on Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's likely successor. The 82-year-old leader wants to rule until September elections. Palin said in the Friday...
Regional News
Outside editorial: Egypt's second spring

...change and hope in Egypt, the most populous nation in the Arab world. The autocrat who had ruled for three decades, Hosni Mubarak, had to resign in the face of massive protests by a people who were tired of being silenced and brutalized. A broad-based...
Oops! That was the year that wasn't

...arose from local circumstances that don't foretell what will happen anywhere else." Three weeks later, Egypt's Hosni Mubarak fell, and the Arab Spring was in full bloom.This brings me to the subject of today's column: A confession of...
Israeli-Egyptian swap highlights brittle ties

...such a swap highlights how brittle relations have become between the two since the fall of Egypt's longtime leader Hosni Mubarak, and that many on both sides want to preserve them.Israel released 25 jailed Egyptians, most of them smugglers...
Not For Web
Iraqis view Egypt with admiration

...said Namareq Sultan, 22, a medical student in Baghdad, regarding the coverage of the ouster of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. "Even though we are busy with exams, we are making time to discuss the situation in Egypt. We want to have these...

...end the turmoil that has roiled this country for nearly two years since the uprising that ousted authoritarian leader Hosni Mubarak. Many Egyptians, especially the tens of millions who live in extreme poverty, had hoped the new constitution might...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback