The Corner

The one and only.

The Egyptian Precipice


Events in Egypt are moving very fast. Our editorial this morning is already overtaken by events, with the news that Mubarak has left Cairo. Our bottom line is that our focus should be overwhelmingly on avoiding the worst-case outcome, namely a take-over of the Egyptian state by the Muslim Brotherhood. We also register a dissent from Bill Kristol’s editorial last week.


Subscribe to National Review

Sign up for free NRO e-mails today: