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Joanne Bajjaly
Ancient Jewish manuscripts have been stolen and smuggled from Arab countries including ones briefly displayed in Jerusalem earlier this month. The...
Monday, October 31, 2011
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Afif Diab
The rugged mountains and valleys of Lebanon’s Bekaa — the tense border region with Syria — is now a front line for Lebanese groups supporting Syrians...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
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Alexandra Sandels
Ahead of Tunisia’s much-touted elections this Sunday, the youth of Tunisia’s central town of Kasserine who took part in the uprising tell stories of...
Friday, October 21, 2011
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Bisan Udwan
Cairo — Little is written about Palestinians who have been living in Egypt for more than half a century. For generations of Palestinians, Egypt has...
Thursday, October 13, 2011
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Jamal Jubran
The opposition in Yemen has begun an online offensive to establish its internet presence and counter rumors spread by Ali Abdallah Saleh’s...
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
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Zakaria al-Kamali
The leading participation of Yemeni women in their country’s revolt is raising hopes that regime change may bring along a mini revolution in the...
Monday, October 10, 2011
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Michael Provence, Jamal Wakim
On the morning of 14 August 1925 intelligence officers working in the French League of Nations mandate for Syria and Lebanon recovered the following...
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
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Marwan Taher
The STL indictment used to implicate Hezbollah in the killing of Rafik Hariri is based on highly touted telecom-analysis. But an in-depth examination...
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
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Shahira Salloum
Bahrain’s regime may believe it succeeded in containing the people’s uprising through brute force. But Bahraini stories of torture, fear, and...
Thursday, September 29, 2011
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