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Noureddine Baltayeb
In addition to securing the Tunisian presidential election three days before its scheduled date, Tunisian security agencies are trying to follow-up...
Friday, November 21, 2014
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Laith al-Khatib
The number of pro-uprising civil and media activists has decreased in areas of the Damascus countryside not under the control of the Syrian...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Laith al-Khatib
Military checkpoints in Damascus recently began to scrutinize young men regarding their military conscription and reserve service. Similar directives...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
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As talk in the US about the possibility of sending ground troops to Iraq increases, Baghdad has reiterated its opposition to the deployment of any...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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There are increasing tangible signs that the US is considering a ground intervention in Iraq. Several developments on the battlefield led the US to...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Once again, the capital of the Syrian north finds itself the center of a proposal for an agreement among the parties to the conflict, despite the...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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The details of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) agreement that came out of the emergency summit held in Riyadh on Sunday, November 16, are not...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Salam Zaidan
The security and political situation in Iraq is having a negative impact on its economic activity. Several commercial sectors are facing a recession...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Fighting at the Qalamoun front broke out again. Fighters holed up in Jurud Ersal – the barren hills east of the town – are talking about the aid they...
Saturday, November 15, 2014
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