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Mariam Abdallah
Palestinian critic, poet, and award-winning novelist Ibrahim Nasrallah had to overcome a life of hardship to write the story of his lost homeland and...
Friday, December 9, 2011
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Saeed Khutaibi
Best known for his portrayal of a prisoner in the 2009 French film, The Prophet, Tahar Rahim has now set his sights on a role in a film from his home...
Thursday, December 8, 2011
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Jomana Farhat
With regimes falling or teetering around it, the Sudanese regime seems to have developed an immunity to the revolts taking place across the region....
Thursday, December 8, 2011
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Syrian President Bashar Assad has denied giving orders to kill anti-regime protesters, telling America's ABC that only a "crazy" leader kills his own...
Wednesday, December 7, 2011
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Bahraini activists have questioned the police version of a woman's death, who died when her head was struck by an iron rod during protests on...
Wednesday, December 7, 2011
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UN agencies have strongly condemned the Yemeni government for the disproportionate use of force against civilians that has left at least 22 people...
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
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Sharmine Narwani
The ongoing diplomatic tug of war between Syria and the Arab League took an unexpected turn Monday with rumors of a potential breakthrough. A...
Monday, December 5, 2011
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Syria will welcome Arab League observers after accepting a request from the regional body, the foreign ministry said on Monday. Damascus "responded...
Monday, December 5, 2011
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Prominent Syrian blogger, feminist, and human rights activist Razan Ghazzawi, who has championed the cause of political activists locked up by the...
Monday, December 5, 2011
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