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Mostafa Bassyouni
The Arab revolts cannot be understood in isolation from one another, and the Syrian uprising is no exception. It erupted in a region that is bursting...
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
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Salameh Kaileh
The Syrian opposition is now split into two main factions, each vying for legitimacy within the country. But does either side really represent the...
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
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Timur Goksel
The Israeli army is again facing budget cuts and needs a way out. Last week the Israeli cabinet approved a cut of 3 billion Israeli new shekels (NIS...
Monday, October 17, 2011
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Randa Aboubakr
Ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak fell after 18 days of incessant protest. “We are not leaving — he should leave first,” was one of several...
Sunday, October 16, 2011
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Ibrahim al-Amin
The current political crisis in Lebanon makes one think that the situation is going from bad to worse, similar in many ways to the period before the...
Friday, October 14, 2011
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Khalil Habash
The debate around foreign military intervention is less about its possible implementation in the near future and more about the capacity for the...
Friday, October 14, 2011
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Ibrahim al-Amin
In the wars currently waged on the backs of the Arab revolutions, one particular term stands out in the lexicon of Arab politicians and their...
Thursday, October 13, 2011
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Timur Goksel
The daily dose of increasingly tough Turkish rhetoric against Syria has raised concerns about the possibility of military confrontation or a total...
Monday, October 10, 2011
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Khalil Habash
Since the beginning of the Syrian uprising, the UN Security Council has imposed sanctions on individuals and entities benefiting from or supporting...
Saturday, October 8, 2011
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