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Amal Khalil, Abdel Kafi al-Samad
Tripoli and Saida’s local businesses took a serious hit following the assassination of security chief Wissam al-Hassan and the ensuing tension on the...
Friday, October 26, 2012
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Hosam Matar
An analysis of Egyptian foreign policy under Mursi’s presidency at this early moment aims to uncover its future and strategic direction, as this...
Thursday, October 25, 2012
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Fadi Abu Saada
Hundreds of thousands of entry permits are expected to be granted to Palestinians during Eid al-Adha, but the move is likely to hurt Palestine...
Thursday, October 11, 2012
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Mohammad Zbeeb
The 2013 budget includes provisions that would raise taxes on many everyday items while creating loopholes and workarounds for banks, real estate...
Thursday, September 13, 2012
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Fadi Abu Saada
A few days ago, a Palestinian from Ramallah tried to set himself on fire to protest the dire economic conditions in the West Bank. Soaring prices,...
Friday, September 7, 2012
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Rasha Abouzaki
Using confusing language, the Lebanese cabinet buys time in settling the public sector’s salary scale. Unions, however, have threatened to take...
Friday, September 7, 2012
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Patrick O. Strickland
In the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Aida refugee camp, home to nearly 4,000 displaced Palestinians, is snugly situated between the ever-expanding...
Friday, September 7, 2012
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Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad said on Thursday he was willing to resign if the public demanded, after three days of street protests against...
Friday, September 7, 2012
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Bassam Alkantar
A law banning smoking in closed public areas, including restaurants and bars, which took effect on Monday, has the owners of tourism establishments...
Monday, September 3, 2012
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