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Syrian troops fired at random into an anti-regime demonstration near Homs on Friday, killing one man and wounding 10 people, opposition activists...
Friday, December 2, 2011
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Atiaf Alwazir
After nine months of mass protests calling for an end to the regime, and six months after the initial Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) initiative was...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
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A new national commission formed by King Hamad al-Khalifa took action on a report on human rights abuses last week is not credible, the Bahrain...
Monday, November 28, 2011
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Protests erupted in Bahrain on Wednesday after a man was struck and killed by a police car, the second to have died in similar circumstances in a...
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
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Serene Assir
Not only is it dangerous to report on Syria for fear of regime retaliation as the latest tally and stories of affected journalists show. The regime-...
Friday, November 11, 2011
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Mohammed al-Asfar
Libyan poet Khaled Mattawa is not as concerned about how Gaddafi was killed as much as overcoming the culture of revenge and building a just and...
Wednesday, November 9, 2011
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Tarek Abd al-Hayy
Head of the Libyan National Transitional Council Mustafa Abdul Jalil’s indirect reference to adopting sharia, or Islamic law, as a basis for Libya’s...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
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Ali Alahrani
Last month, Mohamed Adnan watched on his television set as Bahrain beat Indonesia 2-0 in the second round of Asia’s 2014 World Cup qualifiers. Adnan...
Thursday, October 13, 2011
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Fadi Abu Saada
Thousands of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike are unfazed as their action demanding human and dignified treatment enters its tenth day
Friday, October 7, 2011
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