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Ibrahim al-Amin
Hezbollah stands at the intersection of the Middle East’s most delicate issues. Its leader, Hassan Nasrallah, figures prominently among those who...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
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Ibrahim al-Amin
Two months: that is the period of time allocated for the United States to fully withdraw its troops from Iraq. In a statement last Friday, President...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
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Alaa al-Lami
Rumors of a possible split in Iraq’s ruling Dawa party leadership may weaken its standing and lead to new openings in the Iraqi political...
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
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Ibrahim al-Amin
The current political crisis in Lebanon makes one think that the situation is going from bad to worse, similar in many ways to the period before the...
Friday, October 14, 2011
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Alaa al-Lami
Two prominent Iraqi politicians are implicated in a corruption scandal surrounding the Kuwaiti Mubarak al-Kabir port project. The ministers allegedly...
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
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Omar Dewachi
Washington's planned withdrawal of troops from Iraq next December is hailed as a turning point for the country. But the war on Iraq was much more...
Monday, September 19, 2011
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Housam al-Sarai
With the passing of sculptor Mohammed Ghani Hikmat at the age of 82, Iraq has lost one of its leading cultural and artistic icons. The pioneering...
Thursday, September 15, 2011
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Pierre Abisaab
On the eve of the ‘Friday of Rage’ last week, another Iraqi intellectual was killed by a silenced gun at his home in central Baghdad. An organizer of...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
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Alaa al-Lami
Baghdad — Iraq’s new draft oil and gas law passed by Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s government is billed as favoring central government over...
Friday, September 9, 2011
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