Opinion

Al-Akhbar is currently going through a transitional phase whereby the English website is available for Archival purposes only. All new content will be published in Arabic on the main website (www.al-akhbar.com).

Al-Akhbar Management

Roland Riachi
There is an astonishing slogan deeply ingrained within Lebanese common discourse: “Our country has abundant water but it all goes to the sea, we need...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Read more
Ibrahim al-Amin
Let’s return to the beginning: A political assassination took place in Lebanon. Arab and international parties, in cooperation with their agents in...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Read more | 1 Comment
Aktham Suleiman
At first glance, he appears like a model of high-caliber, professional journalism. The German reporter heads to the Syrian city of Aleppo, the scene...
Saturday, May 10, 2014
Read more | 2 Comments
Hiyam Kossayfi
Though the Lebanese are anticipating May 25, the constitutional deadline for electing a new president, regional and international powers aren’t...
Friday, May 9, 2014
Read more
Nahed Hattar
We watched the Maronite Patriarch of Antioch and all the East, Beshara Boutros al-Rai, with joyful hearts as he rebuilt the image of the Maronite...
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Read more
An open letter from the Campaign to Boycott Supporters of Israel in Lebanon to Patriarch Rai.
Monday, May 5, 2014
Read more | 3 Comments
Jean Aziz
The private talks between Aoun and Hariri are now public. Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri has opted for endless negotiations as his prefered tactic...
Saturday, May 3, 2014
Read more
Nicolas Nassif
Judging from what happened on April 23 and April 30, the upcoming sessions of parliament to elect a new president are only a facade until political...
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Read more
Ghassan Saoud
In the Lebanese parliament, greedy vicious beasts prevail, but there are also a few rather gentle creatures who reached the chamber by mere chance....
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Read more | 1 Comment
^ Back to Top
Syndicate content