Elections

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Mohammad Khawly
As the major players in Egyptian politics, SCAF and the Muslim Brotherhood, exchange blows, the Egyptian people remain in a state of confusion...
Thursday, May 17, 2012
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Anas Zarzar, Tareq Abd al-Wahed
New parties in Syria cry foul after making no inroads in the first legislative polls under the new constitution and election law.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
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Yet again, this cynical and unprincipled president shows how far he will go out of his way to appeal to voters and score political points. George W....
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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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Mourad Traboulsi
Around 26,000 candidates will run for the 462 seats that will make up the new Algerian parliament. While the authorities are promising fair elections...
Thursday, May 10, 2012
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Mohamed Nazzal, Tareq Abdel Hay
On Monday, Syria held its first election under the new constitution. Absent from the multi-party poll were the usual bread and butter issues. Instead...
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
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Houssam Kanafani
Recent polls suggest that three candidates among 13 will be the main contenders for Egypt’s top post. A second round will probably be held, in which...
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
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Anas Zarzar, Tamam Abdallah
Syria’s parliamentary elections are being met with cynicism on the streets of Damascus despite being billed as the first multi-party elections the...
Monday, May 7, 2012
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Rana Mamdouh
Pledges to put an end to years of marginalization under Mubarak have fallen on skeptical ears in an area of Egypt that is used to hearing scores of...
Friday, April 27, 2012
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