Information Report (27): Egypt and Gaza Strip: From the 25 January 2011 Revolution to the Summer of 2014

//Information Report (27): Egypt and Gaza Strip: From the 25 January 2011 Revolution to the Summer of 2014

Al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations in Beirut issued a new Arabic book on the relation between Egypt and the Gaza Strip (GS) following the 25 January Revolution, revealing its determinants and tracks.

The 104-page book is the 27th publication in the Information Report series prepared by the Archives and Information Department at al-Zaytouna Centre. It highlights the common files between GS and Egypt during the rule of the military council whether regarding the relation with the resistance, the prisoners swap deal “Devotion of the Free,” the Palestinian reconciliation, in addition to the GS siege. Moreover, the book explores the aspects related to the Egyptian side such as Rafah crossing and destruction of tunnels.

Information Report (27) also covers the term of President Muhammad Mursi and his approach to the Israeli offensive on GS in 2012. It reveals the most important popular and partisan Egyptian stances towards the war, the relation with the Palestinian resistance, the Palestinian reconciliation, and the GS blockade.

The book discusses the Egypt-GS relations following the 30/6/2014 developments. It sheds light on the Egyptian mediation in the Israel-resistance ceasefire agreement, following the 2014 summer war. It also reveals the newest Egyptian policy regarding Rafah crossing and the tunnels.

The Information Report series was launched by the Information Department of al-Zaytouna Centre in early 2008. It aims at providing periodical, informative, concise and well-documented information set on selected issues of concern on the Arab and Muslim World, specifically the Palestinian issue.



Publication Information

Title: Misr wa Qita‘ Ghazzah min Thawrat 25 Yanayir 2011 hatta Sayf 2014 (Egypt and Gaza Strip: From the 25 January 2011 Revolution to the Summer of 2014)

Prepared by: Archives and Information Department

Paperback: 104 pages, 14*21 cm

Published in: Dec 2014 (1st edition)

Price: $2

This report is available fully for free download on al-Zaytouna Centre’s Arabic Website. ( Download)

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Al-Zaytouna Centre conducts strategic and futuristic academic studies on the Arab and Muslim worlds. It focuses on the Palestinian issue and the conflict with Israel as well as related Palestinian, Arab, Islamic and international developments.

General Manager

Mohsen Moh’d Saleh, Ph.D., is an associate professor of Modern and Contemporary Arab History, the general manager of al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations, editor-in-chief of the annual Palestinian Strategic Report, former head of Department of History and Civilization at the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), and former executive manager of Middle East Studies Centre in Amman.
He was granted the Bait al-Maqdis (Jerusalem) award for Young Muslims Scholars in 1997 and the Excellent Teaching Award (College level), given by IIUM in 2002. Dr. Mohsen is the author of 13 books and some of his books were translated into several languages. He contributed chapters to seven books. He is the editor/ co-editor of more than 30 books. Dr. Mohsen is the editor of electronic daily “Palestine Today,” which has so far published more than 3,777 issues. He has published many articles in refereed scholarly journals and magazines. He presented papers at innumerable academic local and international conferences and seminars. He is a frequent commentator on current issues on broadcasting media.