Robert Malley

The Syrian Problem

Lord Weidenfeld of Chelsea | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK Politics
Lord Weidenfeld of Chelsea

The spontaneous uprising of the discontented in Cairo appears to have swept away the dictator seemingly effortlessly but the old structures of army, police and secret service are still in place and threaten to continue an only marginally relaxed, autocratic regime with the help of the multifaceted Muslim Brotherhood.