War of the misnomers

War of the misnomers
Author: Maher Hamoud

Publication Date: 13/08/2013
Source: http://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2013/08/13/editors-letter-war-of-the-misnomers/

Link: War of the misnomers


During the course of the past three weeks I spent in Europe, I engaged in conversations and sometimes arguments about Egypt’s current affairs with friends working in professions related in one way or another to Middle Eastern politics. Interestingly, in most of the encounters we were stuck in the dilemma of labelling what is currently happening in Egypt.