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Mouhamad Wehbe
Lebanese families are increasingly opting to live in ‘non-hostile’ residential areas. Mixed-sect neighborhoods are undesirable, while ‘pure’...
Monday, September 5, 2011
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Ibrahim al-Amin
There are now two contests in Syria. The first is domestic. It pits protesters, plus armed groups of various hues, against a regime that continues to...
Monday, September 5, 2011
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Qassem Qassem
Rumors about the fate of the Nahr al-Bared Palestinian refugee camp began to circulate following its destruction by the Lebanese army in 2007....
Monday, September 5, 2011
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Rajana Hamyeh
In Beirut’s district of Ein al-Rumaneh, where many buildings were rebuilt after the end of the country's destructive civil war two decades...
Saturday, September 3, 2011
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Khalil Sweileh
It was not easy to enter the field of dance in a society that regards the body with suspicion, but Noura Murad took a gamble and won. A decade into...
Saturday, September 3, 2011
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Muhammad Al-Samhuri
Fears that unrest in Syria may spread to Jordan and threaten the regime’s stability has prompted Washington to push its Jordanian ally to make...
Saturday, September 3, 2011
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Not only did the political winds of change blowing across the Arab World fail to stir Beirut’s political culture out of its slumber, it managed to...
Saturday, September 3, 2011
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Dima Charif
Cables from the US embassy in Tunis obtained by WikiLeaks reveal that long before the outbreak of the revolution, the country’s al-Nahda party...
Saturday, September 3, 2011
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Imad Estito
The Polisario Front fighting for independence in the Western Sahara is facing a major crisis after the downfall of Gaddafi, its ally and patron. The...
Friday, September 2, 2011
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