Setting the Terms for U.S.-Egypt Relations

Please join the Center for American Progress for a discussion on the future of U.S.-Egypt relations. Panelists will explore the prospects for warmer ties between leaders in Washington and Cairo to translate into enhanced cooperation that delivers progress on key challenges such as counterterrorism, economic opportunity, the narrowing of Egypt’s civic space, and regional conflicts. The event will mark the release of CAP’s new report examining bilateral relations between the two countries.

Featured panelists:

Daniel Benaim, Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress

Mokhtar Awad, Research Fellow, George Washington University Program on Extremism

Eric Trager, Esther K. Wagner Fellow, The Washington Institute for Near East Policy


Nancy A. Youssef, Senior National Security Correspondent, BuzzFeed


Center For American Progress, H Street Northwest, Washington, DC, United States

Additional information

A light lunch will be served at 12:00 p.m.


Closed-captioned-enabled video will be posted following the conclusion of the event.
If you require ADA-related accommodations for your in-person attendance at this event, please email as soon as possible so that we may assist you.