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Alaa al-Lami
Two prominent Iraqi politicians are implicated in a corruption scandal surrounding the Kuwaiti Mubarak al-Kabir port project. The ministers allegedly...
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
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Basheer al-Baker
Al-Qaeda’s Internet ‘Bin Laden,’ Anwar al-Awlaki, was an effective mentor and orator for his organization’s cause, but his active role in the network...
Monday, October 3, 2011
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Asi Abu Najm
Syria’s coordination committees began as local networks of anti-regime activists. They have now grown into a web of commissions, councils, and unions...
Saturday, October 1, 2011
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Cairo – Eight months after the ouster of Hosni Mubarak, Egypt’s political forces and parties are setting aside their differences and heading back to...
Thursday, September 29, 2011
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Thaer Ghandour
Alstom, a French corporation, has received global condemnation for aiding Israel’s colonization of the Occupied Palestinian Territories. Yet Alstom’s...
Thursday, September 29, 2011
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Shahira Salloum
Bahrain’s largest opposition group is resisting grassroots demands for renewed full-scale street protests amid regional pressure to strike a...
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
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Tarek Abd al-Hayy
Unlike years past, those returning to the classrooms of Syria’s universities are now actively discussing politics, including heated debates about...
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
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Qais Safadi
Palestinian Authority head Mahmoud Abbas returned from New York to much fanfare in the West Bank. In Gaza, Hamas officials cast serious doubts on...
Monday, September 26, 2011
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Jamal Jubran
Paved by his son’s military crackdown, embattled president Ali Abdallah Saleh returns to Yemen with an apparent Saudi mandate to regain control of...
Sunday, September 25, 2011
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