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Serene Assir
Independent Syrian activists seeking refuge in Beirut are hedging their bets on whether the Assad regime will fall. Meanwhile, they suffer from...
Sunday, January 29, 2012
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Qassem Qassem
Hamas has evacuated most of its administrative personnel from Syria. The justification that Hamas officials gave for the evacuation was that there is...
Friday, January 27, 2012
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Thaer Ghandour
Amid the supposed debate over electoral reform, the country’s political bosses are focused on tinkering with the existing system to maximize their...
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
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Thaer Ghandour
The recent government battle over wages has exposed a divide within Michel Aoun’s Free Patriotic Movement between those who represent entrenched...
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
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Alaa al-Lami
Days after visits by Lebanese politicians Walid Jumblatt and Amin Gemayel to Erbil, Samir Geagea follows in their footsteps in what has become a...
Thursday, January 19, 2012
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Ahmad Mohsen
Anna Maria Abdelkarim is now dead. The 15-year-old student will not wake up at six in the morning. She will not comb her long hair. She will not wear...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
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Rouba Abou Ammo
As blame is passed around concerning the collapse of an old building in Beirut, engineers differ over the cause of the building’s fall and Beirut’s...
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
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Wafiq Qanso
As UN head Ban Ki Moon lobbies for extending the STL mandate, Hezbollah and Lebanon’s PM Najib Mikati are at loggerheads over the renewal. But...
Sunday, January 15, 2012
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Qassem Qassem
The reconciliation taking place between Hamas and Fatah at the top leadership level may push for unifying political authority among Palestinian...
Friday, January 13, 2012
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