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Abdel Rahim Assi
Riyadh has seen a flurry of diplomatic activity from the Gulf in the past few days amid talk of changes in Saudi foreign policy under King Salman bin...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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Hassan Illeik, Rida al-Bacha
The Syrian army and its allied forces are continuing the battle to besiege neighborhoods under the control of the opposition in the city of Aleppo,...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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Suhaib Anjarini
All fronts in the city of Aleppo are expected to erupt at any moment. Syrian sources have recently talked about “tightening the siege on Aleppo,”...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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Abdel Rahman Nassar
There is no pride in Egypt’s response to the fate of its hostages. It is being lured into an open-ended battle by the Islamic State (IS) group in...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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Haidar Mustafa
The Syrian Arab Army soldiers at the gate greet every media crew as if they are seeing their comrades. Many types of military units are stationed on...
Saturday, February 14, 2015
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Hassan Chakrani
A new era brings, inevitably, politically motivated spending. According to estimates, the administration of the new King Salman has allocated $32...
Friday, February 13, 2015
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Ahmad Hassan
The steady advances by the Syrian army toward villages in southern Syria allowed the return of Deir al-Adas, al-Danaji, Deir Maker, and the hills of...
Thursday, February 12, 2015
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Mahmoud Mrouweh
US talk of an imminent ground offensive in Iraq against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) emerged as Jordan’s role has transformed into what...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
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Rania Rabih al-Abd
Is history repeating itself in Egypt today, or are the same mistakes being committed again? About four years ago, the opposition called for...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
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