Round 3, July 2017. العربية
20 local, regional, and international organizations most influential in the life of Syria (prime actors) named and ranked Egypt according to its influence. In the chart below, the left column ranks prime actors, from most influential (Russia) to the least influential (Relief International).
More prime actors assess Egypt as "Opportunistic" than any other category. A prime actor assessed as Opportunistic is seen as willing to build a sovereign, stable, inclusive, and developing Syria, but only when it serves their own interests.
Round 3 statements (Nov. 2016 - July 2017):
"It is in the Arab League. It holds weight as a regional power. It holds an anti-Islamist position, and a role as a stabilizer.” (239312)
"Because of Egypt's statement they will support Assad against terrorists. They are sending fighters.” (230713)
Round 2 statements (Nov. 2016 - July 2017):
“It has relations with both the regime and the internationally recognized opposition. It's not part of any major conflict. It has a long history with Syria.” (228631)
“Were influential in the beginning before Morsi was replaced.” (221641)
”It is a major, influential Arab country, one of the few left since Syria and Iraq are at war.” (228631)
Round 1 statements (Jan. 2016 - May 2016):
“Large Arab country.” (215261)
“Houses Syrian Coalition. Integrates refugees.” (218631)
“Houses some of the opposition.” (215261)