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Full text of "The Egyptian Problem"

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betn so,a..v, or cringe ^ prevalent. Evii. -^^h >iiia/i official fry as the Omdeh>.«;: dlLizo Lvidm•:•::, *;••! whom there are o.tJOO in Eiry])t. felt it was sr*fe for them to shout with the crowd without asking for perm:—l\n from their superior authorities, and from Farl- Z:i.:'!.!-il publicly addi-essed to them :: tea-graphic round-r-nlin :•! encouragement and approval. He controlled the jxlk'y of his party, and it was the only party that liad any policy.
Very soon the agitation assumed a still more serious aspect, reminiscent of the March troubles. Whilst repression in the villages had dealt severely with the wretched fellaheen found guilty of participation in tbe actual outbreak of violence, most of the ringleaders in Cairo and - elsewhere escaped scot-free as soon as. in
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'M. just after he had retired from the Egyptian service, every phrase and every word which, snatched from its context, could create the impression that he had always been an inveterate detractor of Egypt, though the Egyptians who had seen him then at work knew him to be one of the best friends and ablest servants their country had had.