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Hassan Chakrani
In the wake of the Arab revolts and their fallout in the region, a big opportunity lies ahead for Lebanon’s Najib Mikati government to produce...
Thursday, August 25, 2011
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Basheer al-Baker
Intelligence is a term that has woven itself into the daily lives of the Syrian people. It has acquired many names, become synonymous with ‘terror’,...
Thursday, August 25, 2011
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Dima Charif
Gilbert Achcar, professor at the School of Oriental and African Studies of the University of London, has no qualms calling the popular protests...
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
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In the past decade, the private banking sector in Syria grew considerably. Based on a recent report prepared by UK-based consulting firm Deloitte and...
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
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Yasar Ayoub
In a surprising move, the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs recently announced “its recognition of a Palestinian state within the 1967 borders,...
Thursday, August 18, 2011
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