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There are no more illusions. The Arabs are back to their oldest traditions, resuming their tribal invasions. Nothing has worked during half a century...
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
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There’s hardly any recent Middle East security-related news that does not involve the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in one way or another....
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
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The assassination of former Lebanese Finance Minister Mohammed Shatah will open a dangerous chapter in Lebanon, a bit similar to the one that...
Saturday, December 28, 2013
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Imagine if Turkey’s graft scandal had hit Lebanon – corrupt officials would have certainly prevailed. Here, corruption is honored while poverty is...
Friday, December 27, 2013
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Nasrallah's words are a cause of concern. He made a step toward confrontation. He warned the Saudis and notified March 14. He threatened Israel. He...
Saturday, December 21, 2013
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International relations are not governed by emotions or ethics but rather by state interests. This was clear in the case of the Western-Iranian deal...
Friday, December 20, 2013
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Ghazi Aridi did not expect for his sixtieth birthday to be marred by the wrath of Walid Jumblatt. Aridi does not so far expect Jumblatt’s anger to be...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
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En route to Cairo’s International Airport, there is a large screen on a high-rise building. It displays a counter with a number changing remarkably...
Monday, December 16, 2013
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Since he became president on the eve of the current millennium, former KGB officer Vladimir Putin has been stubbornly shaking up the one-sided...
Friday, December 13, 2013
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The latest development in the lines of the global game saw Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai in Iran. This is an important point in the context of...
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
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