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Ghassen Ben Khelifa
The battle for Tunisia’s future has boiled down to a heated confrontation over the right step towards political reform: voting in a national...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
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Rajana Hamyeh
Interview - The second meeting of states parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions is taking place in Lebanon, home to millions of cluster bombs...
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
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The signing of a peace treaty between Egypt and Israel in 1979 did little to stem the tide of Israeli espionage, the latter becoming most active in...
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
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Documents tossed out of the Israeli embassy in Cairo by protesters last Friday exposed the friendly relations between prominent Egyptian politicians...
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
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Dima Charif
Hailed by Washington as the perfect place to punish those who engage in terror, Guantanamo Bay prison has become a universal symbol of unlawful...
Monday, September 12, 2011
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Shahira Saloum
The US invasion of Afghanistan turned into a failed mission of democratization and state-building. Washington’s only claim to success was its long...
Monday, September 12, 2011
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Houssam Kanafani
Palestinians were not immune from the fallout of the 9/11 attacks in New York. They were among those who paid a high price and continue to do so,...
Monday, September 12, 2011
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Jomana Farhat
Personal freedoms and basic political rights were largely taken for granted prior to the September 11 attacks. Now the opposite is the norm, and the...
Monday, September 12, 2011
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Sami Abd al-Rahman
Al-Damazin — The road leading into North Sudan’s embattled Blue Nile state is cloaked with lush greenery. This is one of Sudan’s most fertile states...
Saturday, September 10, 2011
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