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Rami Khouri on Islamic sects in Syria

Islamists and Secular Nationalists in Syria By Rami Khouri Agence Global “The heart and soul of Syrian society for a century predominantly has been neither sectarian nor religious. But in the face of state collapse and widespread insecurity at family … Continue reading

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Rami Khouri on Arab “civil society”

Remaking Arab Civil Society By Rami Khouri Agence Global “At a workshop this week at the Radcliffe Institute at Harvard University, I have had the pleasure of engaging with colleagues from the United States, Europe and the Arab world on … Continue reading

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Rami Khouri on democracy in Iraq and Egypt

Iraq and Egypt: Learning Democratic Republicanism By Rami Khouri Agence Global “The events in Iraq and Egypt these days are particularly important to follow and understand as best we can, because of what they tell us about how some Arab … Continue reading

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Rami Khouri on Israel’s new government

Consolidating Its Center or Its Criminality? By Rami Khouri Agence Global “All that can be said with certainty now about the Israeli election results is that the deck of political cards in parliament has been dramatically reshuffled: Prime Minister Benjamin … Continue reading

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Rami Khouri on Israel’s General Elections

Israel’s Election Will Have Sharp Consequences By Rami Khouri Agence Global “The expected victory of a coalition led by the current prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, in Tuesday’s general elections is likely to continue the militant and predatory Zionist trends of … Continue reading

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Rami Khouri on criminal accountability in Iraq

Criminal Accountability Remains Due in Iraq By Rami Khouri Agence Global “I had both negative and positive reactions to the news earlier this week that an American defense contractor (Engility Holdings Inc.) whose subsidiary was accused of conspiring to torture … Continue reading

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Rami Khouri on Syria Conflict

Syria Conflict Raises Tough Issues By Rami Khouri Agence Global “Syrian President Bashar Assad’s hardline speech Sunday is likely to trigger a new and decisive final phase of the conflict in the country. It will also promote more vigorous discussion … Continue reading

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