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Thousands of Islamist opposition supporters demonstrated Friday in Amman to demand reform, a week after the movement's offices in a northern city...
Friday, December 30, 2011
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Saudi Arabia released seven Shia protesters detained after pro-democracy protests in the oil-rich Eastern Province earlier this year, activists said...
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
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Radwan Adam
Contrary to SCAF claims, the Egyptian military may be largely to blame for one of Egypt’s worst heritage disasters, the burning of thousands of old...
Thursday, December 22, 2011
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Mariam Abdallah
The Palestinian editor of Al-Quds Al-Arabi has thrived on controversy from his first days as a journalist. Abdel Bari Atwan, dubbed by Zionists as...
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
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Hicham Safieddine
He is the man we never met but will never forget. In a blink of a people's history, one year has passed since Mohammed Bouazizi's desperate but brave...
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
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Serene Assir
Cairo - Ahmed Mohammed took a long drag on his cigarette as he nursed his wounds and rested before returning to the front line of clashes.
Monday, December 19, 2011
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Rita Faraj
A look back at the life and achievements of Egyptian feminist Hoda Shaarawi raises many questions about the state of the Arab women’s movement today...
Thursday, December 15, 2011
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Radwan Adam
Port Said dock worker turned socialist parliamentarian, al-Badri Farghali is wary of the military. He says that the Egyptian revolution’s success...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
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A general strike swept across Syria on Sunday as hundreds of army defectors fought government forces near the border with Jordan, according to the...
Sunday, December 11, 2011
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