The British Occupation of Egypt

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The British occupation of Egypt had some positive effects on Egypt as a country and in regards to its people. The British occupation started in 1882 as a result of the immense debt that Egypt had accrued to European powers, bankers and investors, and its influence continued up to the 1952 revolution. Britain was responsible […]

Comparing Nasser and Sadat

Egypt has seen various regimes throughout its history, with each having its own attitude toward the Muslim Brotherhood and stance on foreign policy. Specifically, between 1956 and 1981, Egypt was ruled by two differing mindsets in these areas. Gamal Abdel Nasser came to power as the president of Egypt in 1956 after serving as prime […]