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Basheer al-Baker
The world completely forgot about Abdel-Salam Jalloud for 17 years. But the Colonel’s long-time right hand man is back. His escape from Libya to...
Friday, September 2, 2011
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Basheer al-Baker
The Baath Party is the leader of both state and society according to Syria’s Constitution. But a much-touted constitutional amendment will not...
Friday, September 2, 2011
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Robert Abdallah
The destruction of Nahr al-Bared refugee camp, the displacement of its population, the slow pace of its reconstruction, and the security and economic...
Friday, September 2, 2011
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Tehran — Singing classical Sufi music can now get you in trouble in Iran as the state’s censors seek to reign in on cultural expression. An early...
Friday, September 2, 2011
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Moammar Atwi
Libyans are well aware that they will face tough and dangerous consequences if they fail in steering the ship of their revolution towards its goals...
Friday, September 2, 2011
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The motives and goals of Libya's emerging political actors following the ouster of Gaddafi remain unclear. The assassination of Libyan rebels top...
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
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Mohamed Nazzal
Like many of the world’s poorly-maintained and overly-crowded penitentiaries, Lebanon’s notorious Roumieh prison has witnessed rioting, escapades,...
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
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Hussein Bin Hamza
After thirty years of writing, translating, and lecturing, Yves Gonzalez-Quijano has become a familiar name to Arab ears. The French Arabist who...
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
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Huda Rizk
In the wake of the Arab revolts, will proponents of political Islam in the Arab world replace the Arab regimes that once ruled in the name of...
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
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