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A Letter To Elif Shafak
By Abir Zaki

Nasrallah's Waning Popularity
By Olivier Guitta

Questions for Mr. Hassan Nasrallah
By Magdi Khalil

Give Saudi Women their Rights!
Elham Manea  

Obituary of Meir Basri & Khadoorie
The loss of Baghdad and your loss
By Rashid AlKhayoun

Jonathan Rauch
In Arabic, 'Internet' Means 'Freedom'

Robert Satloff
Assessing the Bush Administration's Policy of 'Constructive Instability': Lebanon and Syria

Dr. Mohamed Houni
The Arabic Dilemma
In face of the New American Strategy

Economic Road Map
An Israeli-Palestinian Perspective on Permanent Status
The Aix Group

Reconstruction of Iraq
Post Saddam Hussain
By Jawad M. Hashim

Iqbal Latif
Traitor of Islam or a great patriot of Pakistan?



Middle East Transparent New Design
Pierre Akel



Nawaz Sharif :'The Pro-Democracy Movement Must Evolve into a Major Uprising'


Dozens Slain as Lebanese Army Fights Islamists
Hassan Fattah

A serious blow to Taliban's dreams
Dr. Abdulla Al-Madani

Unperturbed by more than 17 years of solitary confinement he spent as a political prisoner
Embrace democracy, Syria's top dissident urges Assad
Khaled Yacoub Oweis


Woodward vs. Tenet
The new intelligence war
Jeffrey Goldberg

Was Osama Right?
Bernard Lewis

Unquantified successes? How Iraq has been won!!
Iqbal Latif

Despite early hope: like father, like son
By Mona Eltahawy

The UN Mideast envoy can't understand 'how Jews can surround people with fences.'
Akiva Eldar
ntentionally or not, Israeli assaults put Siniora in an extremely difficult situation and put the regime in danger

The World's 50 Richest Arabs
Arabian Business


What you won't find in the Ex-CIA Chief's book
George Tenet Cashes in on Iraq
Tim Shorrock


Is China about to launch political reforms?
Dr. Abdulla Al-Madani

In Jihadist Haven, a Goal: To Kill and Die in Iraq
Zarqa , Jordan is now a breeding ground for would-be jihadists
Souad Mekhennet and Michael Moss

Translate into law
Youssef Sidhom

Spiegel Interview
Orhan Pamuk
'No One Drives Me into Exile'

Amnesty International: Syria
Incommunicado detention, torture and unfair trial of pro-democracy discussion group members


Ronald Reagan, In His Own Words
Portrait Emerges in Diary Excerpts
Howard Kurtz

Unnecessary friction
By Akiva Eldar


Maliki's Office Is Seen Behind Purge in Forces
Some Commanders Had Pursued Militias
Joshua Partlow

The Feb.2007, Arrests in Saudi Arabia : Terrorists or Civil society & democratic Activists?
Professor Matrook Alfaleh

A Saudi Prince Tied to Bush Is Sounding Off-Key
Helene Cooper and Jim Rutenberg


General Musharraf's Only Exit Route
Wajid Shamsul Hasan

To the Arab Jews: Happy Passover!
Hesham Elthouky


From thebulletin.org
Overblown: The inflated terrorism threat
John Mueller

Political Tribalism in al-Ja'ashen, Yemen
Jane Novak

General Pervez Musharraf Threatens West
Wajid Shamsul Hasan


The Jewish Grand Sanhedrin as an example for reforming Europe 's (and other) Islam?
Pierre Akel

The Pope and Islam
Is there anything that Benedict XVI would like to discuss?
Jane Kramer


The Kissinger Presidency
Robert Dallek


The Next Crusade
John Cassidy


New Generation of Qaeda Chiefs Is Seen on Rise
Mark Mazzetti

Ex-Aide Details a Loss of Faith in the President

He was dumbfounded when Mr. Bush did not fire Donald H. Rumsfeld after revelations that US soldiers had tortured prisoners at Abu Ghraib

German Justice Failures
Paving the Way for a Muslim Parallel Society
A disturbing number of rulings are helping to create a parallel Muslim world in Germany

Pakistan: Karachi's Madrasas and Violent Extremism
International Crisis Group Report


Behind Russia and Iran's Nuclear Reactor Dispute
Pavel Podvig

Terror Database Has Quadrupled In Four Years
By Karen DeYoung

From the NYT :
The Wonder Land of Socotra, Yemen
By Alan Burdick

Photos by Harf Zimmermann


Sign the Save Old Damascus Petition
 Oldest Continuously Inhabited City in the World  Under attack by Real Estate Developers 


The Syrian secret Sharon did not reveal to Olmert
Akiva Eldar

Are Koran Schools Hotbeds of Terrorism?
Bernhard Zand


Don't expect a soldier like John Abizaid to just fade away
David Ignatius

For U.S. and Sadr, Wary Cooperation
Radical Shiite Cleric Seen as Crucial To Success of Baghdad Security Plan
by Sudarsan Raghavan

Smoldering in Somalia
Peter Pham

From prison
 dissident Anwar Bunni in a smuggled letter:
Compel Countries to Respect Human Rights


Lebanon's price in Washington rises
By David Schenker

After the Damascus Spring
Syrians search for freedom online
Guy Taylor


Iranian women rights activists arrested

The Mecca Agreement
S. Arabia succeeded in distancing Hamas from Iran
Anna Mahjar Barducci


Iranian Scholars Denounce Conference That Denied Holocaust
Nazial Fathi

Catering to a Lebanese Clich
World Press Photo Mix-Up

Iran's Wages of Fanaticism
Alex Alexiev

From Der Spiegel
Guns and Steel on the Silk Road
High Noon in China's Far West

Dangerous Knowledge In Academe
Youssef Ibrahim

Violence, Islamism, and Terror in the Sahel
J. Peter Pham


Saudis Cozy Up To Jews in America
Youssef Ibrahim

From the NYT :
Al Qaeda Chiefs Are Seen to Regain Power


step backward in Moroccan freedoms
Anna Mahjar-Barducci

Troubled Waters Over Oil
James Surowiecki

Syrian pressure, Lebanese blood
Tony Badran

Arab blogs give youth venting space
Mona Eltahawy

Saudi Shiites Fear Gains Could Be Lost
Hassan Fattah and Rasheed Abou al Samh

1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6

I Bow to them ALL...

Abir Zaki

Address to His Majesty, King of Bahrain, concerning failures of the Supreme Council for Women
Ghada Jamsheer

Morocco Under Fire
The coming "terrorism tsunami"
Olivier Guitta

Liberals, Arab and Muslim, Wake Up!
Valentina Colombo

Khalid Shaikh Mohammed
Testimony to Military Tribunal at Guantanamo Bay

Forbes List of Billionaires from Middle East and Africa

Billionaire Khalaf Al Habtoor
US funded 9/11 attacks

Al Qaeda linked groups are spreading from Algeria and Morocco into Tunisia
Olivier Guitta

  Getting AFRICOM Right
J. Peter Pham

Statement by President Bush
Anniversary of Hariri Assassination

Problems on hold
What do the Muslim Brothers want?
Youssef Sidhom

Saudi Writer Recasts Kingdom's History
Faiza Saleh Ambah

Byblos Port Cleaned
USAID Completes Oil Spill Clean Up in Lebanon

Saudi cleric denounces Shi'ites as infidels

Women in Bahrain and the Struggle Against Artificial Reforms
by Ghada Jamsheer

Walid Maalouf
Highlights of 2006


Der Spiegel
A German Islamist Faces Death Penalty in Syria

Support Builds for Libyan Dissident
Advocates Want Stronger U.S. Effort to Free Democracy Activist
By Nora Boustany

Lebanon's New Crisis
No shots have been fired, but Hezbollah has launched another dangerous offensive

  Rudy Atallah
Arab-American Air Force Officer "Cherishes" Right to Vote

Dispensing justice in

When North
Korea Falls
The real threat: the prospect of N. Korea 's catastrophic collapse. How the regime ends could determine the balance of power in Asia .. The likely winner? China
by Robert D. Kaplan

I know a woman
Her conviction ... our freedom!
By Abir Zaki