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About 1,000 people were detained and hundreds injured – many by tear gas – during anti-regime protests on Friday in Sudan, an activist group said on...
Saturday, June 30, 2012
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Wissam Kanaan
Syrians are finding it hard to be optimistic after the formation of a new government on Saturday that includes opposition figures. While it’s too...
Monday, June 25, 2012
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Yazan al-Saadi
Throughout much of the 20th century, attempts at unity have been made by various Arab governments. Each attempt has failed or faltered for a number...
Friday, June 22, 2012
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Jomana Farhat
The new Saudi Crown Prince is pragmatic and far less opposed to reform than his late predecessor. However, change is still hostage to stability...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
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Yazan al-Saadi
Defense Minister Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz has just been named Crown Prince after the last two successors to the throne passed away.
Monday, June 18, 2012
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Hassan Chakrani
The Lebanese economy has always been traditionally dependent on foreign remittances, tourism, and banking. While remittance tend to remain relatively...
Friday, June 1, 2012
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Hassan Chakrani
A World Bank team has identified five key reforms which could dramatically transform the Lebanese economy, assuming the political will to implement...
Monday, April 2, 2012
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Samia Errazzouki
As the latest display of rebellion in Morocco’s Rif comes to light, the government is scrambling to hide the news about a region which has been...
Saturday, March 24, 2012
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Salameh Kaileh
Once revolution breaks out, it’s too late for reform. The revolution would never have begun if there had been the possibility of reform. People don’t...
Thursday, February 23, 2012
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