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Writing about the 'heroics' of the Cybercrime and Intellectual Property Rights Bureau has become tedious. Its latest exploit was the detention of a...
Saturday, November 22, 2014
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The militants holed up in the barren hills and wilderness near Ersal are all bark and no bite. Their threats and intimidations have never...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Lebanese police and army have arrested at least 24 people in raids across Tripoli in the first day of a so-called security plan aimed at...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
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Egypt's new prime minister said Sunday that security was his top priority, as police and soldiers have faced near daily attacks since the July ouster...
Sunday, March 2, 2014
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The intelligence services of some Western countries opposed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have visited Damascus to discuss security cooperation...
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
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The recent high-drama nuclear negotiations in Geneva were riveting, to be sure. Old foes shuttled between conference rooms, chatted amiably in...
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Bassam Alkantar
At around 7pm last Tuesday, my Royal Jordanian flight landed at the Queen Alia Airport in Amman, coming from Beirut. It was my seventh visit.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
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Mouhamad Wehbe
The security situation dominated headlines all summer long, and after travel warnings from Gulf countries is response to clashes and the recent...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012
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It is no secret that intelligence branches in Lebanon are divided – like all the spoils of the state – among the various sects. Thus, the Shia...
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