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Erin Cunningham
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  • The Washington Post Company
    Correspondent, 2014 - present
  • Independent Journalist, 2009 - 2011
  • GlobalPost
    Middle East, Africa, AfPak Editor, 2013 - 2013
  • GlobalPost
    Senior Correspondent for the Middle East and North Africa, 2012 - 2013
  • Egypt Today
    Associate News Editor, 2008 - 2009
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Egypt-based correspondent for The Washington Post
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Huntington Beach, California - Paris, France - Cairo, Egypt - Ramallah, West Bank - Podgorica, Montenegro - Gaza City, Gaza - Kabul, Afghanistan
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The campaign against rights groups is “the worst attack on civil society in Egypt’s history,” an activist says.
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After their defeat in Tikrit, the militants launched a devastating assault on Iraqi government forces in Ramadi.
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Sunni tribesmen are supporting Shiite militias in the battle for Tikrit. But such unity is fragile.
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Pro-government fighters have routed militants east and south of Tikrit but are stuck outside the city.
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Awaiting retrial, the Al Jazeera reporter worries about how long his freedom will last.
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The appeal reflects the growing openness of Middle Eastern countries to intervention in neighboring states.
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+Mona Hares its ignorance like yours which causes the deaths of many young men, I hope you can look at yourself because you have just shown me that hatred continues with age..goodbye..
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Aid agencies say food, gas and medicine are at dangerously low levels.
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Leaders meeting in Egypt agreed to create the combined military force while a Saudi-led coalition spent its fourth day attacking Shiite rebels in Yemen.
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Sunni tribesmen are supporting Shiite militias in the battle for Tikrit. But such unity is fragile.
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On the worries of potential sectarian violence and a sustained urban insurgency in Tikrit.
The operation marks the third attempt to drive the militants from Tikrit since they seized it in June.
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Iraqi Kurds have been trying to shut down the road between the extremists’ centers in Iraq and Syria.
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The airstrikes marked the first time Egypt has publicly acknowledged military action in neighboring Libya.
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