Egypt: Background and U.S. Relations

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This report provides an overview of Egyptian politics and current issues in U.S.-Egyptian relations. It briefly provides a political history of modern Egypt, an overview of its political institutions, and a discussion of the prospects for democratization in Egypt. U.S.-Egyptian relations are complex and multi-faceted, and this report addresses the following current topics: the Arab-Israeli peace process, Iraq, terrorism, democratization and reform, human rights, trade, and military cooperation.

Creator(s): Sharp, Jeremy M.
Location(s): Egypt
Creation Date: September 13, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Sharp, Jeremy M.

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: September 13, 2012
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Egypt
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This report provides an overview of Egyptian politics and current issues in U.S.-Egyptian relations. It briefly provides a political history of modern Egypt, an overview of its political institutions, and a discussion of the prospects for democratization in Egypt. U.S.-Egyptian relations are complex and multi-faceted, and this report addresses the following current topics: the Arab-Israeli peace process, Iraq, terrorism, democratization and reform, human rights, trade, and military cooperation.

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22 pages.

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