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Earl Gregg Swem Library

Egypt: Background and U.S. Relations

Categories: Africa,Egypt,Foreign Affairs

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/mideast/RL33003.pdf

Provides a political history of modern Egypt, an overview of its political institutions, and a discussion of the prospects for democratization. Also covers current issues in U.S.-Egyptian relations. From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists.