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Rasha Abouzaki
The violence that erupts in Tripoli every once in a while is not isolated from the city’s socio-economic realities. Indicators show that the capital...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
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The Lebanese army deployed Tuesday in sectors of Tripoli affected by clashes, calming the area after three days of sectarian fighting that killed...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
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Ghassan Saoud
The events in Tripoli, North Lebanon over the weekend in which seven people were killed and over a dozen injured have exposed the city’s many fault...
Monday, May 14, 2012
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A leading Salafi sheikh arrived at a protest in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli on Monday night, an Al-Akhbar correspondent said, as violence...
Monday, May 14, 2012
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Firas Choufi
In Hizb ut-Tahrir’s (Party of Liberation) opinion, the Syrian regime is certainly going to fall and the opposition is an agent of the West, Saudi...
Thursday, May 3, 2012
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Ziad al-Zaatari
Confusion among Lebanese politicians on how to deal with developments in Syria can also be seen in the handling of the issue of Syrian refugees,...
Friday, April 6, 2012
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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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Rida Issa
The formation of the regional “Council for Cyrenaica” has alarmed Libya’s NTC and raised questions about the economic interests driving the secession...
Wednesday, March 7, 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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