POMEAS Analysis Meeting on "An Ongoing Revolution: The Egypt Spring"


The first POMEAS Analysis Meeting was held at Istanbul Policy Center on May 15, 2014. During the meeting, Melisa Mendoza, research assistant at POMEAS made a presentation entitled "An Ongoing Revolution: The Egypt Spring."

After a brief introduction on the outset of the Arab Uprising, Mendoza focused specifically on the Egyptian case. She covered the major events that took place in Egypt since 2011 including the revolution, the Mursi era, the coup, the Sisi era and prospects on the presidential elections to be held on May 26-27. The presentation was followed by a discussion on the topic.