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Syria 2017
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See Syria 2016 Bashar al-Assad’s Faustian bargain. The Syrian dictator’s army is winning against the rebels and Isla ...

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ISIS/ISIL/DAESH 2015 CTV Montreal: ISIS – will the threat grow? Kyle Matthews of the Montreal Institue for Genocid ...

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Israel – Palestine/Gaza 2017
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Uri Avnery columns The Last Nail in Bethlehem’s Coffin The Annexation Wall in Cremisan Israelis, Palestinians look ahe ...

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Iran 2017
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May 19: Iran holds presidential elections. (Open Canada) Iranian state officials have announced that the country’s ele ...

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Syria 2016
December 28, 2016, 1 Comment

See also Russia in 2016 Syria 2015 Devastation: Why refugees are risking everything to come to Europe A meticulous and h ...

Israel – Palestine/Gaza 2015 – 2016
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28 December Thomas L. Friedman: Bibi Netanyahu Makes Trump His Chump The settlers’ goal is very clear, as Kerry put it ...

Middle East & Arab World – Saudi Arabia
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Burning Oil to Keep Cool The Hidden Energy Crisis in Saudi Arabia Glada Lahn and Paul Stevens (Chatham House December 20 ...

Iran 2014-2016
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See also Wednesday Night #1741 Young men make wars, and the virtues of war are the virtues of young men. Courage and hop ...

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Egypt 2014 – 2016
May 19, 2016, 1 Comment

ISIS Targets Egypt Why the Group Set its Sights on the Sinai (Foreign Affairs) Earlier this month, the Islamic State (IS ...

Middle East region
Middle East & Arab World
February 8, 2016, 1 Comment

Brookings Middle East and North Africa Carnegie Council: Perspectives from Inside a Tumultuous Middle East: Syria-Iraq-I ...