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A policeman was killed in one of several small Islamist protests that erupted across Egypt on Friday, days after former army chief Abdel Fattah al-...
Friday, June 13, 2014
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Abdel Kafi al-Samad
Tripoli’s Islamists were shocked by the Saudi royal decree designating al-Nusra Front, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), and the Muslim...
Monday, March 10, 2014
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The Algerian army shot dead an Islamist in a mountainous region east of the capital Algiers, the defense ministry said Sunday. It said "a terrorist...
Sunday, March 2, 2014
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Al-Mokhtar Ould Mohammad
Unlike their Algerian counterparts, Mauritanians are overwhelmingly against France’s attacks on Mali. Local clerics have issued a fatwa stating that...
Friday, January 18, 2013
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Mali's Islamist rebels smashed the entrance of a 15th century Timbuktu mosque on Monday, escalating a campaign of destruction of the city's cultural...
Monday, July 2, 2012
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Ibrahim al-Amin
The Muslim Brotherhood won the Egyptian presidential elections. Previously they gained a majority of parliamentary seats, and they will wield the...
Monday, June 25, 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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Ece Temelkuran
French writer Andre Malraux, during his time as the French Minister of Cultural Affairs once said, "The state is the servant of the theater.”...
Friday, April 27, 2012
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Ibrahim al-Amin
The hard facts about the Syrian crisis today mean that the ouster of President Bashar Assad is contingent on his enemies’ ability to assassinate him...
Friday, April 20, 2012
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