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SOAS professor analyses current Egypt unrest

5 July 2013

In a video interview with AFP recorded on the 4 July, SOAS Professor Gilbert Achcar (Department of Development Studies) provides an analysis of the current unrest in Egypt in light of his recently released book, The People Want: A Radical exploration of the Arab Uprising. He describes the events unfolding since 2011 as only the "initial stage" of a long-term revolutionary process in the Arab world, which will spread over many more years.

SOAS Professor Gilbert Achcar (Department of Development Studies) provides an analysis of the current unrest in Egypt