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Malaysian police on Friday arrested a Saudi Arabian journalist who fled his country after being accused of insulting Prophet Mohammad on the social...
Friday, February 10, 2012
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Two loud explosions struck the south Lebanese port city of Tyre early Wednesday, with no casualties reported. The first bomb went off around 4.55am...
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
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Mona Safwan
You cannot run a country with only money. Had Saudi Arabia learned this lesson, it would have avoided its resounding failure in Yemen. The kingdom...
Friday, September 12, 2014
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Suspected salafi extremists hurled grenades at two more establishments in Lebanon’s northern city of Tripoli Thursday that serve food during Ramadan...
Thursday, July 3, 2014
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Ahmed Suleiman
The authorities in Cairo are well aware of the need for a religious movement that is capable of filling the gaps in the state and its inability to...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
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Ghassan Saoud
The views expressed by Lebanese Future Movement leader MP Saad Hariri in a recent TV interview reinforced among many the belief that the political...
Friday, January 24, 2014
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Usama al-Qadiri
The Free Syrian Army and al-Nusra Front are quietly battling it out for leadership over the “the refugee republic” in Ersal, now home to an estimated...
Thursday, December 12, 2013
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Palestinian security forces arrested 20 salafis, a senior source said Sunday after a Gaza-based group affiliated with al-Qaeda confirmed it was...
Sunday, December 1, 2013
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In an interview with Al-Akhbar, the Lebanese city of Saida’s Sheikh Maher Hammoud says he is not optimistic that the religious trends legitimizing...
Thursday, November 21, 2013
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