Jamal Jubran

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He finally left his beloved hometown. However, his new novel “Cairo Is Here” (Al Dar Al Masriah Al Lubnaniah) is marked by the same tone of...
Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Not everyone who took to the streets in Sana’a to participate in the demonstrations staged by the group Ansar Allah (the Houthis) is pro-Houthi. A...
Saturday, August 23, 2014
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For 33 years, former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh kept a tight grip on the media, imposing his own image and voice on the public, and...
Friday, May 23, 2014
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Despite the overwhelming public support for the army campaign against al-Qaeda controlled areas in Yemen, groups affiliated to the local branch of...
Saturday, May 17, 2014
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Sanaa – Saudi Arabia dominates Yemen in politics, sports, the economy, and even in music. When a young Yemeni star emerges, Saudi princes shower him...
Saturday, November 23, 2013
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It took the assassination of nearly 90 Yemeni security officers over the course of two years before the government acknowledged this dangerous trend...
Monday, October 28, 2013
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Their approach is that of jurisprudence by necessity. They appear wherever they have interests. They do not object to orders by the Saudi regime or...
Sunday, July 7, 2013
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News of Sudanese singer Mahmoud Abdel-Aziz’s death came as a shock to his fans. The singer, born in 1967, was hospitalized in Jordan after suffering...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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Sanaa – Tawakkol Karman, born 1979, seems to have lost her grip on reality. When the Yemeni activist won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011, she was the...
Thursday, January 3, 2013
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Sanaa, Yemen - Throughout his 33 years in power, former President Ali Abdullah Saleh waged a fierce attack on the collective memories of Yemenis,...
Saturday, August 18, 2012
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