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A Saudi preacher has posted images of himself preaching to residents of the Druze villages of Jabal al-Summaq in the Idlib countryside, leading them...
Friday, December 27, 2013
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In Syria’s Idlib, it is no longer enough to have Mohammad as a prophet to be considered a Muslim. Though Druze are officially acknowledged as Muslims...
Monday, December 23, 2013
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It appears that the much-hyped “Great Battle of Qalamoun” will only take place in the media. While the Syrian army does not deny that it has been...
Thursday, October 31, 2013
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Walid Jumblatt is not the same person who led the "Cedar Revolution" in 2005. He is no longer enthusiastic about the fall of Syrian President Bashar...
Saturday, October 26, 2013
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The small Druze town of Hadar in southern Syria has lived peacefully with its neighbors for decades without incident. Today, the locals have taken up...
Monday, October 7, 2013
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Lebanese MP Walid Jumblatt and his office manager Baheej Abu Hamza have had a falling out. Abu Hamza reportedly mismanaged several of Jumblatt’s...
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
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The Progressive Socialist Party is confusing. It is neither the “bek's,” or chieftain’s, party all the time, nor it is the party of democracy and...
Thursday, September 5, 2013
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For the first time, Hezbollah is openly accusing regional intelligence services (read: Saudi Arabia) of being behind the recent terrorist attacks in...
Friday, August 23, 2013
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Before the EU’s decision to blacklist Hezbollah’s “military wing” was even publicly released, the EU Ambassador to Lebanon Angelina Eichhorst paid...
Friday, July 26, 2013
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The European Union has done it, or more accurately, the United States and Israel have done it. Though the EU decision to designate what it termed the...
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
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