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Muhammad Al-Samhuri
Fears that unrest in Syria may spread to Jordan and threaten the regime’s stability has prompted Washington to push its Jordanian ally to make...
Saturday, September 3, 2011
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Dima Charif
Cables from the US embassy in Tunis obtained by WikiLeaks reveal that long before the outbreak of the revolution, the country’s al-Nahda party...
Saturday, September 3, 2011
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Imad Estito
The Polisario Front fighting for independence in the Western Sahara is facing a major crisis after the downfall of Gaddafi, its ally and patron. The...
Friday, September 2, 2011
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Basheer al-Baker
The world completely forgot about Abdel-Salam Jalloud for 17 years. But the Colonel’s long-time right hand man is back. His escape from Libya to...
Friday, September 2, 2011
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Peter Speetjens
Death has apparently reached the doorstep of convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi. News reports indicate that the 59-year-old Libyan...
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
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Mohammad Shalabi
Damascus - When traditional Syrian opposition figures held their first conference in Damascus last June, the gathering was dismissed by many as a...
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
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Nabil Marzouq
Why have socioeconomic demands been largely absent from the agenda of the popular protest movement in Syria? Does this mean that the uprisings were...
Sunday, August 28, 2011
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Basheer al-Baker
The motives and goals of Libya's emerging political actors following the ouster of Gaddafi remain unclear. The assassination of Libyan rebels top...
Sunday, August 28, 2011
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Ghadi Francis
As the ‘Syrian nation’ goes through times of turbulence, will the Syrian Social Nationalists be content chanting, along with their leadership, the...
Friday, August 26, 2011
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