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Badr al-Ibrahim
With the coming of the Arab Spring, an important change took place in Saudi intellectual and cultural discourse. Highly aware young people came to...
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
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An Israeli official has described 63-day Palestinian hunger striker Khader Adnan as an "Islamic Jihad terrorist" without producing any evidence to...
Monday, February 20, 2012
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Thousands of Palestinians marched in Gaza and the West Bank on Friday in support of seriously ill hunger striker Khader Adnan, amid international...
Friday, February 17, 2012
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Stability still evades Libya as heavily-armed militias run rampant one year after protests began to oust dictator Muammar Gaddafi and install...
Thursday, February 16, 2012
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Palestinian hunger striker Khader Adnan petitioned Israel's Supreme Court on Wednesday to appeal his detention without charge, as thousands took to...
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
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Egypt freed Al-Akhbar contributor and Australian journalist Austin Gerassimos Mackell on Monday, along with translator, Aliya Alwi, and an American...
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
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Israeli authorities on Monday denied the appeal of detained Palestinian Khader Adnan, who has been on a 57-day hunger strike, a representative for...
Monday, February 13, 2012
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A jailed rights activist in Bahrain has gone back on hunger strike ahead of the February 14 anniversary of a pro-democracy uprising, the Bahrain...
Thursday, February 9, 2012
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A Palestinian prisoner on a hunger strike for 55 days to protest against his detention without trial by Israel is refusing medical treatment and his...
Thursday, February 9, 2012
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