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Yazan al-Saadi, Chloé Benoist
Israel’s Knesset is set to vote on a bill which would identify Palestinian Christians with Israeli citizenship as non-Arabs, sparking outcry both...
Friday, February 21, 2014
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Firas Choufi
In Ain al-Tineh, opposite the occupied town of Majdal Shams, Syrians are back to commemorating the time when the residents of the occupied Golan...
Thursday, February 20, 2014
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Firas Choufi
A Saudi preacher has posted images of himself preaching to residents of the Druze villages of Jabal al-Summaq in the Idlib countryside, leading them...
Friday, December 27, 2013
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Firas Choufi
In Syria’s Idlib, it is no longer enough to have Mohammad as a prophet to be considered a Muslim. Though Druze are officially acknowledged as Muslims...
Monday, December 23, 2013
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Roula Ibrahim
Walid Jumblatt’s current monopoly over Druze politics in Mount Lebanon owes much of its success to two men, Ghazi al-Aridi and Akram Chehayeb. The...
Sunday, September 23, 2012
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Nicolas Nassif
When the ceasefire was announced in Syria on April 12, it was said that diplomatic efforts were in a race against time to prevail over the violence...
Monday, June 18, 2012
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Fidaa Itani
Walid Jumblatt has opened fire on all fronts in the battle over the election law. That’s even before the start of election season, and even before...
Thursday, May 10, 2012
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Bassam Alkantar
The Druze Spiritual Council’s term ends on 24 September 2012. The two traditional Druze leaders, Walid Jumblatt and Talal Arslan have not come to an...
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
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Nicolas Nassif
After establishing himself as a major player in the Christian political arena, Beshara al-Rai is reaching out to other religious figures in Lebanon...
Thursday, March 29, 2012
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