Failed Coups But Successful Transition?: On Textualizing Sudan’s Latest Coup Plot

/ Essays

On September 21, 2021, members of the Sudanese military attempted to overthrow the government of Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok in a failed coup d’etat. The attempt was allegedly the product of soldiers and civilian politicians previously linked to former strongman Omar al-Bashir. Al-Bashir was deposed in a coup amid mass protests in April 2019, ending his 30-year regime which was itself initiated by a coup in 1989. Hamdok,  » Read more about: Failed Coups But Successful Transition?: On Textualizing Sudan’s Latest Coup Plot  »




Podcast on Iran Protests 2017 – 2018

/ Tahrir Forum

Holly Dagres, Iran expert, speaks with the Cairo Review’s Senior Editor Sean David Hobbs about the causes behind the protests that rocked Iran in late December, 2017 and early January, 2018.