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Nicolas Nassif
On Friday, the Lebanese army command issued its first communique of the year. It was addressed to military personnel, but army chief General Jean...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
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Rabih Farran
Lebanese-based singer Fadl Shaker surprised many when he made an appearance at an anti-Assad Salafi rally in Beirut on Sunday, prompting many to...
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
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An Egyptian Islamist MP was forced to resign from parliament and from his party after claiming that he was injured in a carjacking, when he had in...
Monday, March 5, 2012
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Muhammad Abd al-Rahman
After cheering Mubarak, some Egyptian sex symbols are now discovering their affinity to Islamist thought of the Muslim Brotherhood. Ghada Abdel Razek...
Sunday, March 4, 2012
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Radwan Mortada
In this exclusive two-part series, Al-Akhbar meets with Al-Qaeda groupings in Lebanon and explores their latest ideological arguments and evolving...
Saturday, March 3, 2012
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Naji Kheshnawi, Sundus Zarouki
A political controversy is brewing in Tunisia over bills, decisions, and statements that the opposition says conservative groups are using to...
Saturday, March 3, 2012
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Badr al-Ibrahim
An apology by Saudi journalist Hamza Kashgari over his controversial tweet about Prophet Mohammad failed to dampen a Salafi campaign against him...
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
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Jamal Jubran
Left-wing Yemeni intellectual Qadiri Ahmed Haidar spent much of his life between rebellion and repression. Today, he is concerned about the rise of...
Sunday, February 5, 2012
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Elie Abdo
Longtime resident of Beirut, Tahar Labib quickly returned to his home country when the Ben Ali regime fell. The overly optimistic Tunisian writer...
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
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