Hesham El Ashry

'There Will Be Terrorism Against America'
An interview with a Salafi preacher and minor Egyptian celebrity
August 16, 2013

Today, just after evening prayers in Cairo, I phoned Hesham El Ashry, a Salafi television host and minor celebrity among extreme hardline Islamists.

How a Salafi Preacher Came for my Soul
October 05, 2012

The far-reaching ambitions of Egypt’s rising Islamists.